Phyllis D. Flessner, 69, of Roberts passed away suddenly Saturday April 9, 2022 at Gibson Area Hospital in Gibson City. A graveside service will be held 11:00 am Wednesday April 20, 2022 at Lyman Township Cemetery in Roberts. Pastor Priscilla Gerdes will be officiating. Memorial contributions in Phyllis’s name may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or to an organization of the Donor’s Choice.
Phyllis was born June 22, 1952 in Paxton, a daughter of Chester H. and Aldene Y. Tornowski Sans. She married Lloyd K. Flessner on October 31, 1970 in Roberts.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-one years Lloyd K. “Bud” Flessner of Roberts. Three sons- John Flessner of Champaign, Joseph Flessner of Champaign and James (Rebecca) Flessner of Loda. Four grandchildren that she was very proud of Ariel (Axl) Denault of Paxton, Austin (Taylor Nelson) Flessner of Forrest, Autumn (Rudy) DeYoung of Donovan and Alexis (Colton Burr) Stevens of St. Joseph and three special great grandchildren Xander, Isabella and Amberley. Also, two sisters Becky Milstead of Frankfort, Indiana and Cheryl (Brett) Keiper of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee and two brothers Alan (Sandy) Sans of Bloomington and Dode (Debbie) Sans of Paxton also survive. She was preceded in death by a son Jeffery Flessner and her parents.
Phyllis enjoyed woodworking, cross-stitching and attending auctions. She was happiest when she was with family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be missed by all that knew and loved her.