Phillips, Kenneth

Posted in Obituaries

Kenneth Phillips, 72, formerly of Morenci, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, at the Lenawee County Medical Care Facility in Adrian, Mich.

He was born Aug. 4, 1935, in Hillsdale, Mich., the son of Earl and Olive (McElroy) Phillips.

Kenneth was a resident of Coldwater before moving to Morenci in the early 1990s. He worked as an attendant at the Coldwater State Home.

He is survived by a daughter, Diane (and Rick) Lawler of Highland Ranch, Colo.; a son, Kenneth E. Phillips, Jr,. of Weidman, Mich.; four grandchildren; two sisters, Margaret Hughes of Morenci and June Rice of Morenci; and a brother, Harry Phillips of Morenci.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Helen Penoyar and a sister in infancy.

Funeral services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci with Rev. Rich Burstall officiating.  Visitation is planned from 1 p.m. until the time of service.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

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