West Fargo, North Dakota
Phyllis Lura, age 66, passed away unexpectedly from complications following surgery, on Sunday, November 2, 2008 at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo surrounded by her loving family.
Phyllis Kvant was born in Fargo on July 27, 1942, the daughter of Clarence and Margaret (Hanson) Kvant. She grew up in Fargo and graduated from Fargo Central High in 1960. She later attended Interstate Business College in Fargo and worked at White Drug from 1961 until 1968. Phyllis was united in marriage to Duane Lura on April 17, 1964 at Elim Lutheran Church in Fargo. They moved to Frazee, MN in 1968 where they lived until moving to West Fargo in 1970. Phyllis was self employed for many years in the cleaning business. She especially enjoyed the time spent with her elderly clients helping them in many ways. She had a great love for life, her family, her friends, and animals. She is the one that made everything beautiful.
Phyllis is survived by her husband, Duane Lura of West Fargo; sons, Gary (Jill Lamp) Lura of West Fargo; Gregg (Kari) Lura of Reile?s Acres, ND; and her brother, Donald Kvant of Gardner, ND.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to: Adopt a Pet of Fargo-Moorhead or to the charity of the donor?s choice.
( http://adoptapetfm.org/ or at P.O. Box 865 Moorhead, MN 56561
MEMORIAL GATHERING OF FRIENDS AND FAMILY: 4-8 PM Thursday, November 6, 2008 at Boulger Funeral Home in Fargo. Interment will be at a later date.