Cover photo for Phyllis M. Lehr's Obituary
Phyllis M. Lehr Profile Photo

Phyllis M. Lehr

July 30, 1922 — October 6, 2019

Phyllis M. Lehr

Phyllis Lehr, 97, of rural Mulberry, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019, at Mulberry Health.  She was born July 30, 1922, in Tippecanoe County, to Russell and Lela (Leh) Burkhalter.  Phyllis married Kenneth J. Lehr; he passed away on May 16, 1987.  After graduating Mulberry High School, Phyllis owned and operated a beauty shop in Lafayette.

Surviving are a sister, Barbara Freels; two nephews, Mike and David; and special family friend, Marilyn Hammock.  In addition to her husband, Phyllis is preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, Walter Freels.

A private graveside service was held at Dayton Cemetery to honor Phyllis’ life.  Arrangements were entrusted to Genda Funeral Home Mulberry Chapel with online condolences directed to

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Phyllis M. Lehr, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Private Committal

Dayton Cemetery

, Dayton, IN

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree