Phyllis McCabe

1925 - 2014


Phyllis McCabe

July 29, 1925 — May 3, 2014

Phyllis E. McCabe, 88, of Sherwood, Ore., died May 3, 2014, surrounded by family. She was born July 29, 1925, on the Broderson family farm in Volin, S.D. After graduating as her high school valedictorian, Phyllis married Donald L. McCabe. They settled in Walla Walla, where they worked and raised their family. Upon retirement they moved to Canby, Ore., where Phyllis resided until moving to Sherwood.

Phyllis was employed as a payroll clerk and as a church secretary. She was a committed member of the Church of the Nazarene. Her life was full of gardens, home, friends, family and church activities. She was an enthusiastic grandmother and gave unconditional love and support to her family and friends.

Phyllis was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Don. She is survived by daughters, Janet Harrington (Larry) of Sherwood, Donna Rehberg (Chuck) of Bonney Lake, Wash., and Cathy Edwards (Tom) of Rio Rancho, N.M.; six grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

A private family service will be held at Willamette National Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Oregon City Church of the Nazarene or Canby Church of the Nazarene.


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