Our beloved Phyllis A. (Pallone) Childress passed away peacefully on Nov. 29, 2012. She is preceded in death by her parents Paschal and Pietrina Pallone, sisters Joanne Bacon and Norma Spaun, and grandson Jeff Kramer Jr. She is survived by her husband Kelly Childress of Tucson, Ariz.; her daughter Patti Pangerl of New Ulm, Texas; and sons Bill Kramer (Simone) of Deerfield Beach, Fla. and Jeff Kramer (Kathy) of Churubusco, Ind.; step son Keith Childress of Detroit, Mich. and step daughter Danita Hebert of Ft. Wayne, Ind.; four grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers Jim Pallone of Albuquerue; and Pat Pallone (Ellen) of San Diego, Calif.; sisters Fran Toensing and Dorothy Hagins of Albuquerque. She also had a very special place in her heart for her "adopted" daughter and grandson Lisa and Tristan Drenske of Tucson, Ariz. She was a very loving and giving person and she will be deeply missed by all whose life that she blessed.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lottie Moon Christmas Foundation or to Carden Christian Academy in her memory at North Swan Baptist Church. Arrangements by Bring's Broadway Chapel.