MADISON, Phyllis E., age 78 of St. Charles, died Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at Covenant Healthcare in Saginaw. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the Humpula Funeral Home in St. Charles. Rev. Karen Sorden officiating. Burial in Surrey Twp. Cemetery in Farwell. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Monday from 2-8 PM and on Tuesday from 10 AM until the time of the service at 11 AM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Saint Charles United Methodist Women.
Phyllis was born February 4, 1939, in Gaylord, Michigan to the late Lawrence and Eleanor (Turner) Tanner. She had resided in St. Charles most of her life. Phyllis graduated from Farwell High School. She married Howard Madison on March 16, 1957. He preceded her in death on October 21, 1989. Phyllis was a longtime member of the St. Charles United Methodist Church. She enjoyed spending time with her family, doing crafts, sewing and cooking.
Surviving are: Daughters: Sandy (Larry) Browne, Pam (Ray) Rivette, Debra McClain, Vickey Madison; 11 grandchildren: Kyle (Zsa Zsa) Browne, Jaime (James) Faughnan, Caleb (Ali) Browne, Tyler Browne, Anthony (Michelle) Graham, Desirae (Andrew) Eickholt, Krystal Graham, Jessica Clark, Matt McClain, Mike McClain, Kristina McClain; 19 great-grandchildren; Brother, Lawrence Tanner; Phyllis was also preceded in death by her sisters, Joan Bouchey and Sandra Tanner.