Phyllis G. Monson

OBITUARY - Phyllis G. Monson


Phyllis G. Monson, 85 of Carmel, IN formerly of Big Lake, MN, passed away August 17, 2014. 

Phyllis was born February 16, 1929 to Gilmer and Pearl Undahl. Following her Marriage to Mr. Gene Monson, she lived in several different areas of the country following Gene's career.  
Phyllis and Gene were blessed with two children, Mark Monson and Michele Malcy; grandchildren, Melissa, Christopher, Nicole, Jacob, and Kayla. 

In addition to her parents, Phyllis was preceded in death by her brother, DeVerne R. Undahl. 

A Celebration of Life will be held in memory of Phyllis at 3 p.m.  on August 30, 2014, in Manor Care at Summer Trace, Carmel, IN. 
Leppert Mortuary - Carmel is caring for the Monson family during their time of loss. 

The Monson family has suggested memorial gifts be made to the Alzheimer's Association. 
To share thoughts with the family, make donation to the Alzheimer's association, or sign the guest registry, please visit:


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