At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.
The Phyllis Atwell Family
c/o 1901 N. Farwell Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
The family has requested memorials in lieu of flowers.
Please make your check payable to either Judy or Linda Atwell.
You can give your memorial to the family at the service or mail to them directly if you have the address. Otherwise send it to the Funeral Home addressed as listed above and we will forward it to the family.
Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.
Life Story / Obituary
Please scroll down for online link to directions to the Visitation and Service and for memorial contribution information.
Phyllis (nee Kellogg) Atwell lost her battle with Alzheimer’s on Monday, November 20, 2017 at the age of 91, after a long, heartbreaking period of physical and mental decline inflicted on her by this illness.
She is reunited with her husband Herbert Lee Atwell and beloved son Stephen Lee Atwell. Cherished mother of Judy and Linda. Loving mother-in-law of Karen Hunt, and proud Grandma of Stephanie Lee, Emma Lee, and Hunter Lee Atwell. Phyllis was preceded in death by her father Doctor James Rossiter Kellogg, mother Edith and brother Fred Dodge, from Portage WI. Further survived by loving friends Jodi Kasperski and Suzette Orcholski, along with nieces and nephews in Virginia and South Carolina, in additional to other relatives and friends.
Gathering at the Suminski / Weiss Funeral Home, 1901 N. Farwell Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53202 on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Celebration of Life at 7:00 PM. Private interment will be in Portage, WI. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family appreciated.