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Obituary for Phyllis Barr
Phyllis Jean Barr, 84 of Peoria passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at her residence. She was born in Elkhart, IN on August 14, 1928 to Erman and Katheryn Jenkins Gall. She married Charles Arthur Barr in Elkhart, IN on August 30, 1958, he survives. Also surviving are her sons, David (Teresa) Barr of Peoria, Jon (Sonnet) Barr of Bakersfield, CA/Russia and siblings, Lois Weaver, Betty Packer and Eldon Gall all of Elkhart, IN. Her parents and brother, Wayne Gall preceded her in death. Phyllis was a homemaker and a member of the White Rose Fellowship Church. Phyllis was actively involved in her church in Bellevue. She taught Sunday School and worked in the children's ministry. She also volunteered at Norwood Grade School listening to children read. She was a part of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Peoria Rescue Ministries. Cremation has been accorded. Visitation will be on Thursday, January 10th from 5PM to 7 PM, with a memorial service following at 7:30 PM. All will be held at White Rose Fellowship Church at 505 N. Main St, Bellevue. Memorials may be made to White Rose Fellowship Church or Peoria Rescue Ministries in her name.