Phyllis A. Lindseth, 90, of Devils Lake, ND formerly of rural Munich,ND, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Center, Devils Lake.

Phyllis A. Lindseth, 90, of Devils Lake, ND formerly of rural Munich,ND, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Center, Devils Lake.  


Funeral services for Phyllis will be held on Saturday, March 28 at 11 a.m. at Zoar Free Lutheran Church, Hampden, ND with Reverend Craig Wentzel officiating.  Burial will be in the Alsen Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Saturday at the church one hour prior to the funeral service.


Casket bearers for Phyllis will be Shannon Hall, Brandon Hall, Kris Lindseth, Philip Kindseth, Matthew Lindseth, Ben Wirth, Wendy Deckert, Sina Horst, Nikki Schmaltz, Brianne Mitzel and Tanya Johnson.


Phyllis was born November 9, 1924 at Wahpeton, ND, the daughter of Victor and Louise (Leuring) Burton.  She grew up in Wahpeton and graduated from Wahpeton High School in 1942.  She worked at a local bakery/eatery, the Del Rio Café, until moving to Seattle in 1942 to work at the shipyard office as a clerk.  She returned to Wahpeton in 1945 to work at a local drug store, Millie Drug.  


Phyllis married Knut A. Lindseth on September 15, 1945 at Alsen, ND and resided there until 1956 then moved to the farm by Munich.  Upon retiring from farming in 1976, they purchased a home in Munich.  Knut passed away on May 9, 1993.  Phyllis sold her home and moved into the Munich West View Apartments in 2013.

 
Phyllis was a member of the Zoar Lutheran Church.  She participated in league bowling until she turned the age of 75, and was also an active member of the Munich Senior Citizens until it dissolved.  She enjoyed entertaining her grandchildren and great grandchildren, sewing, setting puzzles, crocheting, reading and embroidering.

 
Phyllis is survived by her loving family.  Her children, Louise (Merril) Klein, Tolna, ND, Allen Lindseth, St. Joe, MN, JoEllen (Robert) Hall and Rita (Bruce) Wirth all of Munich; 11 grandchildren, Wendy Deckert, Rosemount, MN, Sina (Scott) Horst, Mandan, ND, Kris (Danielle) Lindseth, Philip Lindseth, Mathew Lindseth and Brianne (Matt) Mitzel all of Munich, Shannon Hall, Fargo, ND, Brandon (Jami) Hall and Nikki (Scott) Schmaltz all of Devils Lake, Tanya (Shane) Johnson, Verdi, MN and Ben (Marissa) Wirth, West Fargo, ND; 28 great grandchildren; sisters, Elaine Burton, Spokane, WA and Donna Standley, Wahpeton; sister-in-law, Christine Osterberg, Escondido, CA and several nieces and nephews.  


She was preceded in death by her husband, Knut; parents; brother and sister-in-law, Frank “Pat” and Bernadette Burton; sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Fred Seibel.

 
  Gilbertson Funeral Home, Devils Lake, is handling the arrangements.