5-7:30 P.M. Friday, September 5, 2014 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
10-11:00 A.M. Saturday, September 6, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church, Fargo.
In Lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to: Cat’s Cradle Shelter, 9 9th St S, Fargo, ND 58103.
Celebration of Life Service: 11:00 A.M. Saturday, September 6, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Phyllis Fulwiler Schoonover, 87, Fargo, formerly of Willow City, ND, passed away on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Sanford Health in Fargo.
Phyllis Fulwiler Schoonover was born June 14, 1927 in Lisbon, ND and was later adopted by Oscar and Grace Hilmen. She grew up in Berwick, ND and graduated from Berwick High School in 1946. Phyllis married Vernon R.E. Fulwiler June 23, 1946. They farmed in the Willow City area until 1972 when they moved into Willow City. She owned and operated Phyllis’s Café in Willow City for a number of years. Phyllis married Erven Schoonover in 1981 in Bottineau, ND. He preceded her in death in 1992.
Phyllis was the organist for two churches in Berwick, and played organ for the First Presbyterian Church in Willow City for 34 years. When Phyllis was 54 she returned to school to become an LPN and worked for 8 years at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Bottineau, ND. She then moved to Fargo in 1999 and has lived here since.
Phyllis is survived by her 3 children: Gracia Fulwiler, Fargo, ND; Veryl (Catherine) Fulwiler, Bullhead City, AZ; Kathleen (Virgil) Bragg, La Junta, CO; 7 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 1 great- great grandchild.