Date of Birth: 07/18/1925
Date of Death: 05/16/2017
Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday. May 20, 2017, in the Christ the King Catholic Church at 10:00 A.M.
Memorials: Memorials are suggested to Christ the King, Creighton University or Creighton Prep.
Inurnment: Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Preceded in death by her husband, Gerald J. Riddle.
Survived by sons, Dr. Patrick J. Riddle, Hollis, NH and Timothy J. Riddle, (Joan) Chester Springs, PA, six grandchildren: Maureen Darrow, Warwick, RI, Mary Riddle, New York, NY, Thomas Riddle, Omaha, Anthony Riddle, Omaha, Katherine Riddle, Chester Springs, PA and Joseph Riddle, Chester Springs, PA: three great grandchildren: Chloe, Zachary and Reilly, Warwick, RI.
Phyllis was born on a farm outside of Harlan, IA, on July 18, 1925, to Clifford and Helen Pickard. She married Gerald Riddle on June 5, 1943 after having graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Council Bluffs, IA. They moved to Omaha in April 1961 and were 56 year members of Christ the King Parish. Phyllis was an accomplished gardener and an avid golfer. She was also a best friend to many.