Phyllis Day

Phyllis R Day

1926 - 2021

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Obituary of Phyllis R Day

Phyllis R. Day, age 95, of Tomahawk, passed away peacefully on May 2, 2021 under the care of Compassus Hospice. Phyllis was born in Tomahawk on March 5, 1926 to William & Diana (Smith) Gallagher. She was married on August 3, 1946 in Tomahawk to John “Jack” Day upon his return from serving in the US Coast Guard. Jack preceded her in death in 1994. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Billy Gallagher. Phyllis was employed as a teller at Bradley Bank in Tomahawk for 21 years, and kept the books for the family business, Day’s Radio & TV. She was a faithful member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. She had 5 children and 6 grandchildren. Phyllis was an exceptional cook and enjoyed hobbies such as ceramics and knitting, and also enjoyed reading, and volunteering in the community. She and Jack enjoyed the company of many friends and were avid card players. Phyllis is survived by her Children – Tim Day (and Christi) of Madison, WI, Diana Day of San Diego, CA, Jackie Day of Missoula, MT, and Jeff Day (and Monette) of Eden Prairie, MN. She was preceded in death by Sue Day-Winkleman in 2004. She is further survived by her Grandchildren – Connor, Eric, Emma, Alex, Robert and Jon. The Memorial Service for Phyllis Day will take place at 4:00PM on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at Krueger Family Funeral Home. Deacon Dave Bablick will officiate. Visitation will take place from 2:00PM until the time of service at 4:00PM. A private burial will follow the service. Memorials made in Phyllis' name to St. Mary Catholic Church are appreciated. Krueger Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. You may view the full obituary and leave online condolences at www.kruegerfamilyfuneral.com
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Thursday
17
June

Visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Krueger Family Funeral Home
101 N Second Street
Tomahawk, Wisconsin, United States
715-453-3808
Thursday
17
June

Memorial Service

4:00 pm
Thursday, June 17, 2021
Krueger Family Funeral Home
101 N Second Street
Tomahawk, Wisconsin, United States
715-453-3808