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“Steve and Cathy, your mom was a very special woman, so very kind and loving. May God grant you and your family peace, comfort, and strength at this...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Kristine Hanson

“Steve & Cathy , We have never met . I have fond memories of Phyllis. She was my favorite cousin. I did overnites at their house on the farm near...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Shirley Fox - Golden, CO

“Dear Steve & Cathy, Some of our most cherished memories are the times we spent together as neighbor's and friends!! Sending hugs, Paula and Billy ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Paula (Minks) Amy - Minn.Lake, MN

“Phyllis was a great neighbor for many years. Always friendly and happy. When she moved into Shepherds Inn and we visited her she said she was on...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: ARNOLD & JEAN Carlson - Wells

“I'm so sorry Steve and Cathy. Your mom was a wonderful lady. So welcoming to our rambunctious ways and made your house truly a home. Hugs to you...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Ann Hart Chapman - Cable, WI

“My deepest sympathy to the family. Phyllis was such a sweet person. I enjoyed the times when we were able to visit. I missed her when she moved out...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Judy Harpestad - Wells, MN

“My sympathy to you on the death of your mom. It was our privilege to take her along with us to services at St. Peter Lutheran in Easton when she...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Margean Rosin - Wells - Friend

“You're all in my thoughts and prayers! Thank you for the honor of caring for your mom. She kindness shows in all of you. ❤ UK5r4Pam Warmka ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Pam Warmka - Easton, MN

“Steve, Cathy and family, My deepest sympathy to all of you. Your Mom and I shared some good times, especially celebrating her birthday with DQ ice...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Donna Weckwerth - Wells, MN

“Steve and family.....I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers. Pat (Wanzek) ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Hanzal - Saint Paul, MN

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Phyllis A. Heise, age 90, of Wells, MN, died Monday, April 15, 2019 surrounded by her family, at Parkview Care Center in Wells, MN. A private family service will be held Saturday, at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells, MN with Pastor Michael Mathews officiating, followed by burial in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery in Easton, MN.
Phyllis was born September 20, 1928 near Jackson, MN, the daughter of Ludvig and Lillie (Bartels) Raasch. She was a registered nurse and worked in Rochester, MN, Cincinnati, OH, and Mankato, MN. She was united in marriage to Harold Heise, October 12, 1955 in Jackson, MN. They had 2 children Steven and Cathy. They lived in Minnesota Lake, MN for 11 years before moving to Wells in 1966. Phyllis was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Easton, MN. She participated in Mission Circle and taught Sunday school and adult bible classes. She was an American Red Cross nurse volunteer, and a lifetime member of the Kahler Alumni Nurses. Phyllis enjoyed spending time with her family, listening to music, watching birds and reading.
Phyllis is preceded in death by her parents; husband Harold; grandson David Krogstad in infancy, and brother Lowell Raasch.
She is survived by her children: Steven (Rita) Heise of Maple Grove, MN and Cathy (Craig) Krogstad of Maple Grove, MN; grandchildren: Chad Heise of Seattle, WA, Nicholas Heise of Paris, France; Matthew (Liz) Krogstad of Oak Forest, IL, Emily Krogstad (fiancé Farai Mudzingwa) of Cape Town, South Africa, and Molly Krogstad of Westminster, CO; sister-in-law Betty Raasch of Cyrus, MN; along with many nieces and nephews.