• Phylus D. Dale

    29 Jul 2018

  • Sedan – Phylus D. Dale, age 95, of Sedan, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Pleasant Valley Manor in Sedan, Kansas.

    Phylus was born on November 18, 1922 in Bethany, Missouri to Jessie Judd and Dolan (Buntin) Judd.  Phylus attended school in Bethany, Missouri and later on in life she received her GED.

    On March 24, 1940 she married Frederick Earl Dale.

    Phylus worked many jobs in the medical field throughout her career. She worked for several years at the Bethany Hospital and for the clinic as a nurse’s aide until her retirement.  She was preceded in death by her husband.

    Phylus lived in several places before moving to Sedan in 2006.

    She was a member of the United Methodist Church’s in Sedan, Kansas and Bethany, Missouri.  She was an artist as well as a seamstress and quilter.

    She is survived by one daughter; Ellen McDermott and husband Dr. James McDermott of Sedan, Kansas; two sons, John Dale and wife Janet of Cedar Vale, Kansas and Jim Dale and wife Rae of Arkansas City, Kansas; one brother, Eldon Judd of Sedan, Kansas; two sisters,  Dorothy Thomas of Cainsville, Missouri, and Betty Laughlin of Louisiana; 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

    Phylus was preceded in death by one daughter Janice Milham and her parents.

    Cremation has taken place and a private service will be held at a later date.


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    Dear Ellen and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers go out to all of you. ❤️ Your Mom was such an amazing woman.