Robin Phillips(1958 - 2014)

Phillips, Robin L.

Robin L. Phillips, age 55 of Clintonville passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at the Appleton Health Care Center.

Robin was born on May 31, 1958 in Appleton, the daughter of Wanda (Morris) Gustafson and Harland Hansen. She attended Clintonville High School, graduating in 1976 where Robin was active in music, playing the flute and piccolo. She had worked at various retail businesses in Clintonville, later working at Flowers & Things. On April 2, 1977, Robin married Michael Phillips at the Christus Lutheran Church, Clintonville. The couple continued to live in Clintonville. Michael preceded Robin in death on July 10, 1982. Robin later operated Robin's Rainbow in Shawano for 10 years where she enjoyed decorating for weddings and other special occasions. She enjoyed shooting pool on the Bun's Fireside I team, gardening, was the Christmas decorating queen, a music lover, a loyal cat lover and a Chicago Bears fan. Robin especially enjoyed and cherished her grandchildren, Alexis & Star. She was a member of Christus Lutheran Church, Clintonville.

Survivors include: Her daughter: Stephanie (Barry) Eggert, Wausau, Her son: Jason Phillips, Clintonville,

Her grandchildren: Alexis & Star Frasier, Her mother: Wanda Gustafson, Appleton, Her father: Harland (Alice) Hansen, Clintonville, Her brothers: Michael (Dawn) Hansen, Tigerton, Daniel (Candida) Hansen, Clintonville

Her close brother-in-law: Steve "Fred" Phillips,

Clintonville, Aunts, uncles & cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband Michael and her stepfather Rev. Roger Gustafson.

Funeral services will be held 11 A.M. Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at the Christus Lutheran Church, Clintonville with the Rev. Ben Hollingsead officiating. Interment will be in the Graceland Cemetery, Clintonville.

Friends may call from 5 until 8 P.M. Tuesday at the Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home, Clintonville and after 10 A.M. Wednesday at the church until the time of the service.

An online guest book may be signed at

Funeral Home

Eberhardt-Stevenson Funeral Home
53 North Main St. Clintonville, WI 54929

Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Jan. 6, 2014