Phyllis Dawanda Sandusky, 80, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2020 at Integrity Healthcare of Herrin.
Phyllis was born on October 12, 1939 in Vienna to Chalman and Wilma (Ford) Burklow. She married Robert Sandusky on September 1, 1959 in Marion. He preceded her in death on January 7, 2011.
Phyllis worked at Mattingly Healthcare. She loved Cardinal’s Baseball, listening to Vince Gill’s music and attending his concerts and her favorite color was red. Phyllis loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Wanda Shelton of Marion
Gary Sandusky of Herrin
Linda “Kay” Sandusky of Herrin
Kendra Sandusky (Derek Davis) of Marion
Robert Sandusky, Jr. of Stiritz
David Sandusky of Stiritz
Tina Sandusky of Herrin
John Shelton of Marion
Anthony Sandusky of Herrin
Amber (Lucas) Rector of Eldorado
Samantha (Trevor) Jones of Herrin
Eddie Nicholson III of Marion
Justin Peppers, Jr.
Anthony Sandusky, Jr.
Robert Samuel Sandusky
Sister-Mary Hileman of Cypress
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
DUE TO HEALTH CONCERNS RELATED TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS AND BY THE SIGNING OF EXECUTIVE ORDER BY GOVERNOR J.B. PRITZKER, a private graveside service will be held at Vienna Fraternal Cemetery in Vienna.
Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.