Phyllis Margaret Weissinger

October 14, 1925November 19, 2021

Phyllis Margaret Weissinger passed away peacefully on November 19, 2021. She was born in Lansing, MI on October 14, 1925 to Richard and Leona (Schuster) Wilson.

Phyllis grew up in Lansing, MI and graduated from Lansing Eastern High School in January 1944. Her working career included teller at Michigan National Bank, secretary for Board of Nursing for the state, cashier at Mike’s Shoprite and retiring from Michigan State University in 1987 after 25 years of service.

Phyllis married Gerald (Jerry) Weissinger on December 17, 1946. After Jerry retired in 1989, they moved to Horsehead Lake in Rodney, MI and wintered in Arizona City, AZ.

Phyllis and Jerry were very active with the Mecosta Senior Center and loved playing Euchre there. She also loved to watch game shows on TV.

Phyllis would say over and over what a good life she had and how much she loved her family.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband (Jerry); parents; and brother, Bill Wilson. Surviving to cherish her memory are daughters, Pamela (Gary) Trimmer, Carol (Jeff) Carrier and Connie Raney; grandchildren Shauntelle (Rick) Schafer, Sara Moore, John (Monica) Savalli, Michael (Johanna) Savalli and William LaVoie; and six great-grandchildren.

A special thank you to Shaun and Rick for their loving and devoted care the last year of her life. Also, thank you to Cathy from Sparrow Home Hospice for her excellent compassion and care. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Sparrow Home Hospice, 1210 W. Saginaw, Lansing, MI 48915.

A private family graveside service will be held at 10:00am Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at Deepdale Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:00-8:00pm Tuesday at the Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes Lansing Chapel. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, November 23, 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, November 24, 2021


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LaVonda (Bonnie) Cleeves

November 24, 2021

Deepest condolences from the Cleeves family. Bonnie and Phyllis worked together for many years at MSU and enjoyed their friendship for decades.

Mavis Dahlgren

November 23, 2021

Sympathy to the family. Phyllis was fun to be with. They are among the best of memories of Quail Run Resort ; Thinking of you today and Wishing you peace

Jane Speedy

November 22, 2021

Phyllis and Jerry were the backbones of Quail Run and were loved by many. I’m praising the Lord that they are together again.

Derald and Vivian Reno

November 21, 2021

Gary and Pam. We send our sympathy to all of your family.
We enjoyed Phyllis as our neighbor here in Arizona.
We have great memories of Phyllis and Jerry too.

Ellen Smith

November 21, 2021

Pam, Gary and family,
We are so very sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. But, we are glad that she is finally where she has wanted to be and suffers no more. Prayers to you for comfort and the peace that Phyllis now enjoys.