Phyllis A. “Pheobe”
Lewandowski, 74, of Valparaiso passed away Friday, April 15, 2016.
She was born April
10, 1942, in Mishawaka to Maynard and Tomme (Hughes) Dale.
She graduated from
South Bend St. Joseph High School. Phyllis went on to receive a B.S. and
M.S. from Ball State University in Library Science. Her career as school
librarian took her from Hobart Schools to Ben Franklin M.S. in Valparaiso
and Westchester M.S. in Chesterton, before concluding her time at Chesterton
High School. As expected she loved to read books of all types.
On May 28, 1966,
she married Edgar J. Lewandowski who preceded her in death on March 28,
their sons Joseph (Rebecca) Lewandowski of Wauconda, Il, Mike Lewandowski of
Valparaiso, sister Myrna, step-brothers and sisters Jonelle, Chris, Jay and
Jolene and grandchildren Jack and Cami Lewandowski.
She was also
preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Chad Dale.
A visitation will
be held Wednesday, from 3 Đ 6 p.m., at Moeller Funeral Home, 104 Roosevelt
Rd., Valparaiso, with funeral service beginning at 6:00 p.m. Private burial
will take place Thursday at Angelcrest Cemetery.