November 14, 2010
Thursday, November 18, 2010 11:00 AM Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 2-4pm & 6-8pm
Steven E. Phillips, 52 of North Lewisburg, passed away, Sunday, November 14, 2010 in Memorial Hospital of Union County, Marysville.
He was born December 31, 1957 in Bellefontaine, Ohio the son of Marshall Henry and Ruth Ellen (Bradley) Phillips.
Steve was a 1976 graduate of Triad High School. He was employed at Select Sires for over 19 years. He enjoyed the outdoors and farming, especially helping on his brother & nephew’s farm. Steve liked spending time in the barn talking with family & friends and always had a smile on his face. Most of all he treasured the time he spent with his family and he adored his grandchildren and of course spoiling them.
Steve is survived by his children, Blanche “Nicky” Phillips of North Lewisburg, Steven Marshall (Melissa) Phillips of Urbana, Tyson Eugene Phillips of North Lewisburg & Tabitha Jean Phillips of North Lewisburg, his grandchildren, Ava, Camron and expecting a third grandchild; his brothers and sisters, Gary (Pat) Phillips, Kenny (Dianna) Phillips, Ed (Kim) Phillips all of North Lewisburg and Susie “Sis” (Guy) Finley of Mechanicsburg, as well as numerous nieces & nephews of several generations and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, David Wayne “Dink” Phillips and a nephew, Justin A. Wagner.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 in the Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 18, 2010 with Pastor Tim Reeves and Pastor Seeyong Lee officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery North Lewisburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the North Lewisburg United Methodist Church, 124 Maple St. North Lewisburg, Ohio 43060.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.