May 18, 1930 - May 17, 2015


Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church in Rice for Phyllis A. Erdmann, age 84, who passed away Sunday at the St. Cloud Hospital surrounded by her family. Rev. Robert Trinklein will officiate and burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids and one hour prior to the services Thursday at the church in Rice. There will be a church prayer service at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Phyllis was born May 18, 1930 in Minneapolis to Hjalmer & Katherine (Peters) Anderson. She married Floyd Erdmann on Oct. 31, 1953 in Isle. They have lived near Rice since their marriage. Phyllis enjoyed crafts, antiques, gardening, painting, garage sales, auctions, flowers, and staying busy. She was soft-hearted, and enjoyed collecting and wearing costume jewelry, she had her own style.

Survivors include her husband, Floyd of Rice; children, Lloyd (Debbie) of Rice, Dale (Kathy) of Annandale, Brian (Wendy) of Rice, Sally (Charlie) Loehrer of Rice and Nancy (Paul) Billmeyer of Rice; sister, Joyce Stevens of Bloomington; 16 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents.