Phyllis Anderson – UPDATED


A private family service to celebrate the life of 88-year old Phyllis Anderson of Hay Springs, NE, will be held Saturday, July 22, 2023 at 10:00 at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron, NE.

Inurnment will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Rushville, NE.

A memorial has been established for Pioneer Manor and donations may be sent in care of Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary, PO Box 443, Hay Springs, NE 69347. 

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Phyllis Anderson was born on January 11, 1935 in Spokane, WA, to Lester and Stella Gilliam. She passed away on April 29, 2023 at Pioneer Manor in Hay Springs.

Phyllis graduated from Rushville High School and on May 2, 1953, she married the love of her life, Wallace Anderson.

She was preceded in death by her husband Wallace, her parents, sisters Danna Pratt and Cherilyn Nelson, and son-in-aw Bryan Bradley.

Phyllis is survived by her 3 children John B (Rhonda) Anderson, Hot Springs, SD; David Anderson, Rushville; and Kathie Bradley (Ray Maguire, Yankton, SD; grandson Michael (Katerina Harnois; grandchildren Tjaden Wright and Sofia Harnois.

Chamberlain Drabbels Mortuary is in charge of arrangements for Phyllis Anderson.