April 5, 1940 – May 17, 2012

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather and close friend. Phil passed away after a battle with cancer at the Kelowna Hospice House and will be deeply missed and forever in our hearts.

Phil was an avid Diamond Driller and enjoyed time in Venezuela, he will be missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by his wife and best friend Linda, his sister Ann, brothers Dave and Roy, daughters Cindy, Tammy (Bruce), Dawn (Wade) and son Faron. Predeceased by his loving sons Dean and Clayton. Phil will also be fondly remembered by his six grandchildren and one great-grandchild, Jeremy, Kristy (Jamie), Chelsea, Brandon, Courtney, Connor and Rylea as well as his nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 16th at Schoening Funeral Service – 513 Seymour Street, Kamloops, B.C. There will be a gathering of family and friends as well as accommodations at the Riverland Inn & Suites – 1530 River St., Kamloops, B.C. Group booking number 2881.

Family and friends will honour his memory through the kindness, love and laughter he shared with all who knew him.

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