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Phyllis Darlene Kuhl

Visitation:  Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 5:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.

Services:  Thursday, February 20, 2020, 10:30 A.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.

Phyllis Darlene (Langston) Kuhl, 92, of Pacific Junction passed away on February 14, 2020. She was born January 3, 1928 near Thurman, Iowa to Lawrence Calvin Langston and Effie Mae (Freeman) Langston. She was the youngest of 12 children – 9 girls and 3 boys.

Phyllis married Emory Monroe Kuhl on August 25, 1950 in Osceola, Iowa. To this union, three children were born. Emory and Phyllis had forty years of marriage together until he passed away in 1990. Together they worked hard on their farm to raise cattle, chickens, and plant crops. Early in their marriage, Phyllis worked as a teacher at various country schools in Mills and Fremont counties, and later worked at Place’s Department Store in Glenwood, Iowa for many years.

Preceding Phyllis in passing were her husband, Emory; great-granddaughter Kathryn Weber-Kuhl; 8 sisters and 3 brothers. Survivors include 2 sons, Edwin (Vikki) Kuhl and Ervin Kuhl; 1 daughter, Patricia (Keith) Young; 7 grandchildren, Donna (Shawn O’Brien) Kuhl, Danny (Candice Pierce) Kuhl, DeAnn Kuhl, Erin Kuhl, Kendra Kuhl, Alyssa Kuhl and Nicole Young; 9 great-grandchildren, Taylor, Dezirae, Jacquelyn, Shayla, Chloe, Ethan, Maylee, Violet, and Aubree; 1 great-great-granddaughter, Brynlee; numerous nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends.

Interment, Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.

Memorials may be made to: Iowa Mennonite Disaster Service, 2902 305th Street, Parnell, Iowa 52325 or to the family.

15 Condolences

  • Roxanna Fisher Posted February 16, 2020 11:08 am


  • Alisa (Johnson) Simmons Posted February 16, 2020 7:14 pm

    This sweet lady will be dearly missed. Sending condolences for your family loss. Hugs! Alisa

  • Nyla Cheyney Posted February 16, 2020 9:42 pm

    Sending my thoughts and prayers to the family of Phyllis…What a strong special lady! SO so kind and always thoughtful no matter what.

  • Jacque Swirzinski Posted February 17, 2020 10:47 am

    So sorry to hear of your loss. May the love & prayers of friends & family help you through this difficult time.
    Sincerely, Jacque Swirzinski

  • Tammy Pierce Norman Posted February 17, 2020 11:06 am

    I know there are no words at this time to take away your broken hearts. What an honor it was to know her ❤️ She was an amazing women and will be truly missed, but her memories will carry on in so many wonderful ways. Hugs to all.

  • Joan n and Terry Gamblr Posted February 17, 2020 3:48 pm

    So sorry for the passing of Aunt Phyllis.we were always blessed when she was around. So sorry for your loss. She will be missed

  • Robyn waldron Posted February 18, 2020 1:25 am

    Dear Ed and family and pat keith and family i am sooooo sorry for your loss i enjoyed visiting with her whenever, she would stop at ed and vikkis or i would see her and pat out eating somewhere. She was one awsome lady and she will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved her

  • Dennis Hockabout Posted February 18, 2020 9:06 am

    So Sorry to hear of your loss Your mom lived with us when she was teaching school at Bartlett Gone but not forgotten God Bless

  • vicki Travis poe Posted February 18, 2020 12:00 pm

    I will mis you, plyis was such a sweet woman, I always seen her when she would come to grandma jeans and grandpa carls house.Always find the 2 sisters in the garden. and always helped her,and grandma jean.I will always have special memories in my heart of aunt Phyllis.I,m sorry to the rest of the family.May she rest in pease .Love you to the moon and back, see you later. Love your great niece vicki poe

  • Andra Johnson Posted February 18, 2020 8:40 pm

    May God watch over her, family, and friends. Love to all.

  • Richard Wagaman Posted February 20, 2020 9:58 am

    Erwin and family, we want to send our sincere condolences and prayers at this most difficult time. May you find peace with the memories that your mom and grandma left you to cherish. We are in Arizona and won’t be able to attend your moms services, but our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Richard & Marcia Wagaman

  • Ardith Coffman Posted February 20, 2020 11:15 am

    I’m so sorry to hear about farm Grandma. I will miss her too. I won’t forget her. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. I love you all!

  • Virginia Sheets Posted February 20, 2020 4:16 pm

    I am so sorry to hear this and not know about it until today sorry about that she was a great lady I used to work with her down at places her and Joy belt were the best of friends and I’m knowing them for years I will miss both of them. RIP Phyllis.

  • Dan Sandy Benscoter Posted February 21, 2020 1:43 am

    Our Hearts and Prayers are with the entire Kuhl Family.

  • Debbie Holmes Feller Posted February 23, 2020 1:28 am

    So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Condolences to the family.

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