DELTA -- Phyllis J. Riegert, 71, died Jan. 5, 2013, at her home.
Born April 23, 1941, at Delta, to the late Robert Leonard and Orpha Mary Dysinger Brown Sr., she worked as a machine operator for Florsheim Shoe Factory in Chaffee and retired as a caregiver for Regency Management in Cape Girardeau. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Delta.
In 1963, she married Louis Riegert who preceded her in death June 4, 1980.
She was also preceded in death by one sister.
Survivors include: two sons and a daughter-in-law, Randy and Ginger Riegert of Chaffee and Bobby Riegert of Scott City; five brothers, Dick Brown, Danny Brown and Ernest Brown of Jackson, Frankie Brown of Perkins and David Brown of Springfield; and four sisters, Wanda Alvey of Fairmount City, Ill., Kathy Mouser of Wentzville, Linda Allmon of Jackson and Donna McClard of Delta.
Visitation is scheduled from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Graveside services will follow at 1:30 p.m. at the Kenyon Cemetery near Delta with the Rev. Eric Hodge officiating.
Online condolences may be sent at www.amick-burnettfuneralchapels.com.