James Phillips

Final Resting Place

Greenmount Cemetery
10071 Greenmount Ave.
Dansville, New York, United States

Obituary of James Phillips

James H. Phillips, age 82, passed away peacefully Monday, January 7, 2019 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Jim was born July 16, 1936 in Hornell, a son of Herman & Orcelia (LeBarr) Phillips. He was a former welder & X-Ray Technician at Foster Wheeler Corp. in Dansville. He married Sherry Stanley on July 20, 1991; she survives. In addition to his parents, Jim was also predeceased by a son, David Phillips; and siblings, Charles Phillips, Edward Phillips & Vaudine Lyons.

He was a past member of the Loyal Order of Moose and the Foster Wheeler 25 yr. Club.

He enjoyed going to casinos, antique car shows, the Buffalo Bills & flea markets.

He is survived by his sweetheart of 35 years, Sherry; children, Sherry Osbourne (Art), Michelle (Pat) Ashworth, Jeffrey (Karen) Phillips, Dennis (Jess) Nolan and Robbie Nolan (Joanne); 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; siblings, Fran Gottschall & Robert Goodwin; many nieces, nephews & cousins.

A graveside memorial service will held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are with the Chamberlin – Baird Funeral Home, 73 Main St., Dansville, NY 14437.

Contributions may be made to the Hornell Humane Society, 7649 Industrial Park Rd, Hornell, NY 14843 or A New Start Kitty Shelter, 342 Denton Corners Rd., Castile, NY 14427.

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