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Dooley Funeral Home Antwerp
Sunday November 28th, 2021
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Dooley Funeral Home Antwerp
Monday November 29th, 2021
9:30am - 10:30am

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Dooley Funeral Home Antwerp
Monday November 29th, 2021
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John W Phillips

John William Phillips, 74, of Hicksville, passed away Monday, November 22, 2021, at Coventry Meadows in Ft. Wayne.

John was born in Hicksville on October 17, 1947, a son of the late Ruth (Gloor) & Robert Phillips.

John worked for many years at Dietrich Industries. He was a proud Marine, bravely serving his country in the Vietnam war as a Sergeant. John enjoyed fishing and was always fond of his time spent on the water with his friends and family. He was also an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan. Underneath his rough and tough Marine shell, John will be remembered for his big heart and the love he had for his children and grandchildren.

He will be sadly missed by his children, Angela (Brad) Peffley, Britt (Quinlan) Mendez, & Travis Phillips; Siblings, Gary Phillips, Jackie Zeedyk, Doug Phillips, Brenda Reinhart, & Kevin Phillips; daughter in law, Jimmie Phillips; 11 grandchildren & his dog, Bob, who lives with Angie.

John was also preceded in death by his brother, Robert; brother in law, Ronald Reinhart; & nephew, Christopher Chehi.

Viewing is Sunday, November 28, 2021 from 4-7 PM at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 W River St, Antwerp, OH.

Service is Monday November 29, 2021 at 10:30 AM with a viewing one hour prior at the funeral home.

He will be laid to rest with military honors at Forest Home Cemetery, Hicksville, Ohio.

Memorials are to the National Kidney Foundation, 5800 Fairfield Ave #110, Fort Wayne, IN 46807.

Fond memories may be shared at dooleyfuneralhome.com

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A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Brian & Anissa Williamson Nov 29 2021 2:43 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Michael Tomecek & Family Nov 29 2021 11:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Chad Scott Nov 29 2021 9:48 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Michelle and Jeremy Poper and family Nov 27 2021 11:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Kim, Dave, Chloe & Tucker Nov 26 2021 9:02 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

Doug & Verna Phillips Nov 26 2021 6:07 PM

Very sorry for John's children. I have been thinking of you often.

Jason & Dani Nov 26 2021 5:02 PM

My heart goes out to ALL of Johns's families. I worked with him at Dietrich and was/am a friend of the whole family. John was a great guy and fun to be around and work with. He will be missed by many. Love and hugs to all. Continued prayers in the days and weeks to come. God bless you and RIP John 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

Jan McKinley Nov 26 2021 2:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

David Cole, Susan and Dustin Nov 26 2021 10:34 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Phillips

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