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Obituary: Phyllis Lorraine Woodward Chester Childs

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Nana passed away at home on Sept. 1, 2001, surrounded by her family and friends. She was born in Northfield, MN on April 9, 1917 to Joe and Lena Woodward. Nana loved animals and flowers and tak-ing care of her family. She also kept a lifelong relationship with many friends. She was a caring friend to us all. To know her was to love her.

Preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Eleanor Woodward, Do Breckenridge (John); four brothers, Harry Woodward (Janie), Robert Woodward, Sonny Walker (Rosie), Joe Woodward; two grandchildren, Richard and Sandra Meinberg; husbands Robert Chester and Ralph Childs. She will be laid to rest next to her loving companion, Max Barnett.

She is survived by her daughters, Lorraine Prskalo (Eddie), Janice Meinberg Fleming, Sharon McClara (Don); brother, Richard Woodward (Maureen); sister, Betty Planer (Bob); eight grandchildren; 20 great- grandchildren; one great great-grandchild; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday September 4, 2001 at 2p.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South. The family will receive friends Monday Sept. 3, 2001 from 6-8 p.m., and also from 1-1:45 p.m., prior to the services on Tuesday at the funeral home. We love you, Nana. We will all miss you very much! "Too da lou."