Phyllis N. Dyer
Phyllis N. Dyer formally of Greeley, CO was welcomed into the arms of Jesus September 1, 2021. For the last seven years she lived at Touchmark Retirement Center near Boise, Idaho to be near her daughter Elaine and family.
Phyllis was born January 5, 1932 to Asa and Zella Smith. She graduated from Greeley High School in 1949, married Robert Dyer January 1, 1950 and farmed in the Galeton, CO area for 48 years. They raised five children. Upon retirement they moved to Greeley. Robert passed in 2011 and in 2014 Phyllis moved to Boise, Idaho.
In her younger life she enjoyed competition roller skating and oil painting. While at Touchmark she revisited her artistic side by coloring quilt squares to be made into blankets for the Linus Project. She colored hundreds of pages in adult color books, framing and displaying some in Touchmark’s Art Show. She loved to read and do word search puzzles. She loved the Lord and was actively involved on the worship committee and in chapel services at Touchmark.
She is survived by brother Gary Smith of Indiana, daughter Elaine and (Paul) Olson, of Boise, Idaho, daughter Paula and (Doug) Dutton of Fruita, CO, daughter-in-law Janice (David) Dyer of Eaton, son Steve and (Beth) Dyer of Greeley, grandchildren Justin Dyer Anderson, Joshua Olson, Rachel (Olson) Davidson, Michael Dutton, Melissa (Dutton) Behlow, Tyler Dyer, Landon Dyer, Carly Dyer, Ashley (Dyer) McDonald, Zoey (Dyer) Cornelius and great grandchildren, Noah Anderson, Elena Anderson, Kyle Anderson, Luke Olson, Adele Davidson, Heidi Davidson, Ashton Dutton, Owen Dutton, Austin Behlow and Zoe Behlow.
Phyllis was preceded in death by husband Robert Dyer, sisters June Wood, Shirley Kratzer, and her two sons Jerald Dyer and most recently David Dyer.
She will be laid to rest in a private family service at the Eaton Cemetery.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bowman Funeral Parlor of Garden City.