July 29, 2019


Phyllis Morrow, 88, died Sunday, July 28, 2019, at Shady Oaks Care Center, Lake City.

Funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, at Lake City Union Church with Pastor Randy Russom officiating with burial in Cottonwood Cemetery, Lake City.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lampe Funeral Home, Lake City.

Phyllis Jean Morrow was born on April 5, 1931, in Westside, Iowa, to Ray and Leona (Crampton) Bornhoft. On July 17, 1947, she was married to Robert Morrow in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Phyllis was a homemaker throughout her life, and her greatest joy was spending time with her children and grandchildren. Phyllis was a member of Lake City Union Church and the VFW Auxiliary.

Phyllis is survived by her children: Linda (Wilmer) Yttredahl, Mike (Lori) Morrow and Mark (Bethany) Morrow, all of Lake City, and Lanette (Les) Speckmann of Nebraska; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Robert in 2013; granddaughter Monica Morrow in 2012; brothers Ralph, Neal, Charles and Jack Bornhoft; and sister Betty Johnson.