Phyllis K. Poelman (Nee: Kintzler)

April 23, 1928—April 13, 2019

RACINE—Phyllis, 90, passed away Saturday April 13, 2019 at Racine Commons. Phyl was born to the late Emery and Viola Kintzler, April 23, 1928.

On June 28, 1952 Phyl was united in marriage to Herman “Bud” Poelman who proceeded her in death October 2, 2004.

She will be dearly missed by her children: Kurt and Dona, their son Zachary, Kurt’s adult children, Tarah and Stephanie; Kyle and DeAnna and their children, Nathan (Rebecca) and Olivia; Lance and his boys Hans and Vaughnn; Logan and his son Simon; her sister, Dorothy. Phyl was a great and great-grandmother, leaving in her memory, Mariah and Melvin, Jaden and Melody. Phyl was preceded in death by her husband ‘Bud”, brothers, Harry, Burton, David and sister Carol, as well as brothers and sister-in-law’s, nieces and nephews.

Phyl was a devoted member of Racine’s history and heritage. She knew Racine’s history amongst the best. She was a longtime member of Preservation Racine.

The Family would like to thank Bruce, Shalia, Mona, Gary and special nephew Kasey for all the help, care they provided Phyl.

In accordance with Phyl’s wishes private service were held and interment services were held at Southern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery, Town of Dover.

Memorials to Preservation Racine and Marine Corps League have been suggested.


803 MAIN ST. RACINE, WI 53403


Please send condolences to

Sign up for our obituaries newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.
the life of: Phyllis K. Poelman (Nee: Kintzler)
Send Flowers
Or call 888-579-7982 to order by phone.
Load comments