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Phyllis I. Nygaard

January 8, 1924 — January 18, 2023


Phyllis I. Nygaard

Nygaard, Phyllis I. (nee Thompson), 99, of Wayzata, went home to be with the Lord on January 18, 2023.

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother she is survived by her daughters, Jane Flower & husband Paul, Kathryn Nygaard; grandchildren, Michael (Jillian) Flower, Mark (Adeline) Flower, and Jennifer Flower; great-grandchildren, Joanna, Finn, and Ezra; and sister Luzetta Matson. She is preceded in death by her husband Bert Nygaard and sister Bertha Mae Thompson.

Phyllis was a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God and will be remembered for her love of family, friends, and the Bible.

A celebration of her life will be held at Park Harbor Church in St. Louis Park Saturday, February 11, at 2:30 p.m. Interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, suggested memorial donations: MN Adult and Teen Challenge; Park Harbor Church.

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