3.30.18 Issue

Phyllis Weinberg passed away peacefully in her sleep on Feb. 18 in Omaha at age 92. Services were held Feb. 22 at Golden Hill Cemetery, with a memorial service at Temple Israel.

She was preceded in death by her husband Bob Weinberg in 1987.

She is survived by her son, Roger of Des Moines, and son and daughter-in-law, Jon and Jan of Lincoln; and five grandchildren.

She was born May 19, 1925 and was the only daughter of William and Rose Milder, sister to Pete and Edwin. After graduating from Omaha Central, Phyllis attended the University of Illinois and was a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi.

In 1950 she married Bob Weinberg and moved with him to Fremont where they owned Weinberg’s Clothing Store for many decades, raised their two sons, and actively participated in a variety of civic and charitable organizations. Phyllis was an avid golfer and served on the board of Nebr. Women’s Amateur Golf Assoc. (NWAGA) and as a volunteer at Fremont Memorial Hospital, and eventually moved back to Omaha to be near her brothers and an extensive family of cousins, nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Robert and Phyllis Weinberg Memorial Scholarship, c/o Fremont Health Foundation, 450 E. 23rd, Fremont, NE 68025, or to the organization of your choice.