Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

July 23, 2013

Phyllis Stock


Effingham Daily News

---- — Phyllis A. Stock, 83, of Farina, passed away at 9:03 a.m. Sunday, July 21, 2013, at the Lutheran Care Center, Altamont.

Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Kinmundy. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Kinmundy. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood, with a 7:30 p.m. rosary. Memorials are requested to Birthright or St. Francis Fraternity.

Phyllis was born on June 16, 1930, in Effingham County, the daughter of Richard and Helen Like. She married George Stock on Sept. 11, 1948, at St. Philomenas Catholic Church, Kinmundy, and he preceded her in death on May 15, 1984. She was a member of St. Francis Fraternity Third Order of Teutopolis, Farina Womens Club, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church of Kinmundy, Blue Army Prayer Group of Salem, and Heartline Birthright of Effingham.

Surviving are her children, Joe (special friend, Pam) Stock of Pontiac, Leon (Bonny) Stock of Estancia, N.M., Ken (Nicki) Stock of Cathedral City, Calif., Cathy Strauch of Altamont, Marilyn Liggett of Bonnie, Dan (Ann) Stock of Shobonier, Marty (Joyce) Stock of Effingham, Mike (Ellen) Stock of Centralia, Susan (Dennis) Fitt of Mattoon, Alan (Glenda) Stock of Mason, Ann Stock of Shelbyville, and Peggy Graumenz of Charleston; brothers, Keith Like of Savannah, Ga., Jim (Pat) Like Pesotum, Gerald (Karen) Like of Argenta, Larry Like of Melbourne, Fla.; sisters, Lois Hout of Louisville, Carolyn (Tom) Hebron of Tolono, Joyce (Ralph) Heuerman of Effingham, and Rita Swingler of Teutopolis; sister-in-law, Carolyn Like of Louisville; 32 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; son, David Stock; grandchildren, Jacob Stock and Tyler Graumenz; and brothers, Wayne and John.

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