1929 — 2022
Grace M. Phillips, 92, of East Petersburg, passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at the Hamilton Arms Center. Born in Spring Grove, MN, she was the son of the late Gilbert and Gertie (Bergrud) Buxengard. She was married to the late Evan H. Phillips for more than 60 years. Grace was a devoted wife and mother. She was a highly accomplished seamstress and quilter. She volunteered through her church, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in East Petersburg and was one of the founders of the quilting group at Zion. She also volunteered for many years at Luther Acres repairing clothes for residents. She was proud of her Norwegian heritage and enjoyed making "lefse" for her family at the...