Phyllis Drake, age 80, passed away on December 30, 2018.
Phyllis was born in Woodston, KS, on November 13, 1938, to John O’Conner and Gladys O’Conner. Phyllis married Duane Glen Drake on June 10, 1955. They had four children, Deborah Sue Dove, Deandra Kay Standridge, Michael Duane Drake, and Stephanie Leann Price.
After the death of her husband, Duane, on November 26, 1978, Phyllis returned to work full time as a cashier for Goodners Supermarkets. She remained employed at Goodners for over thirty years loving the interaction that she had with the customers and it did not take long for many of those customers to become friends with whom she remained in contact for many years.
Phyllis relocated to Weatherford, Ok after her retirement and lived with her daughter, Stephanie.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Duane, and her son Michael Duane Drake.
She is survived by her children, Deborah Sue Dove, Deandra Kay (Randy) Standridge, Stephanie Leann Price. 11 grandchildren. 17 great-grandchildren.
She had five brothers and three sisters:Wilford Edward O’Conner, Lawrence O’Conner (deceased), June Baker (deceased), Edgar O’Conner (deceased), Leona Miller (deceased), Johnie O’Conner, Gladys Lehmann, Sheldon O’Conner
Memorial services to be held at a later date