Meadville Tribune

June 3, 2014

Warren R. Phillips

Meadville Tribune

ERIE — Warren R. Phillips, 74, of Erie and formerly of Meadville, died Saturday, May 31, 2014, at Presque Isle Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Erie.

He was born Nov. 22, 1939, in Arbovale, W.Va., a son of Roland and Violet Halterman Phillips. He had been married to Marian Chatley and subsequently married Tammy Waddell.

Warren was a 1960 graduate of Townville High School. He was employed at Channellock for 25 years. He was a former member of Fraternal Order of Eagles, Meadville Aerie 429 and the Meadville Polish Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.

Survivors include his wife, Tammy Phillips of Ohio; a daughter, Gloria Buchanan of Meadville; a son, David Phillips of Meadville; two brothers, Edgar Phillips and his wife, Gail, of Winter Haven, Fla., and Charles Phillips and his wife, Jeanne, of Cochranton; a stepbrother, Harley Phillips of Florida; two grandchildren, Amy Buchanan and David Phillips Jr.; three great-grandchildren, McKenzie, Lorelei and Vincent; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Theola Phillips; two sons, Kenneth and Kevin Phillips; two grandsons, Dominic Phillips and William Buchanan; and a brother, Wayne Phillips.

Calling hours will be Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m. at Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, where the funeral and committal service will follow at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Dave Brumagin officiating.

Interment will be in Peters Cemetery, Canal Township, Venango County.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Waid Funeral Home, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, Pa. 16335.

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