NEWTON – Phyllis Audrey Crail, 92, died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, at her home in Newton.
She was born April 23, 1919, in Hartford the daughter of Elmer Joseph and Maybelle Alice Foster Musselman.
On Dec. 11, 1937, she married Alvin A. Crail in Hartford. He preceded her in death in 2006.
Mrs. Crail worked many years as a clerk in Newberry’s Department Store in Parsons.
Survivors include her daughters, Alyce (Willis) Dyck of Newton and Beverley G. Crail; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Lyle A. Crail; and three brothers, Dale Musselman, Robert J. Musselman and Raymond G. Musselman.
The service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel in Newton. Friends may call from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hartford Cemetery near Hartford.
Memorials may be made to Newton Meals on Wheels in care of the funeral home.