Phyllis Schlieman

Phyllis Schlieman, 93, of Hayward passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Hayward Health Services Nursing Home in Hayward.

Phyllis Barbara was born July 2, 1925, in Lenroot Township, Sawyer County, the daughter of John and Lillian (Ketterer) Harris. She attended school in Hayward and Cable. After her schooling she worked as a waitress for Pines Café for several years. While working at the café she met Wilber Schlieman. Phyllis and Wilber were married on Sept. 3, 1947, in Hayward. Together they moved to Murphys, California, where Phyllis was a homemaker raising her three children. In 1983, Phyllis returned to Hayward to help with her mother. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening and doing crossword puzzles. In her youth she was known for creating beautiful wedding and birthday cakes.

Phyllis is survived by her two daughters, Barbara (Ed) Thompson of Lenroot Township, Sawyer County, and Linda LaDue of Elm Grove, Louisiana; three grandchildren, Mike, Renee and Chris; seven great-grandchildren, Taunie, Jade, Julie, Rieker, Ryder, Scott and Charles; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wilber; daughter, Debra; four brothers, William “Billy,” Bob, Gerald and Richard Harris.

There will be no services at this time. A burial will be held in Riverside Cemetery in the future.

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