Phyllis Goerling

Illinois United States
(b. 1931 - d. 2012)

Phyllis graduated from the school of Medical Technology at Michael Reese Hospital in 1953. In 1959 she met and married Edward Goerling and retired from her medical technology job to be a full time homemaker. She was involved with La Leche League and was an Active La Leche League Leader in the early 1960s and 70s. As her children grew older, she became more active in church and community groups. The family lived in Elmhurst in the 1970s and in 1987 they moved to Naperville where she became an educator at the Naper Settlement and worked there for 14 years. Phyllis is survived by her husband, four daughters, three sons, and 26 grandchidren.