LOWELLVILLE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Brian Phillips, 57, passed away suddenly, Saturday, June 13, 2020 at his home in Lowellville, Ohio.
Brian was born June 22, 1962 in Youngstown Ohio, the son of Charles Phillips and Betty Nagy.
Brian was a 1981 graduate of Struthers High School and a 1994 graduate of Penn Ohio College.
He had worked for Rusco Products in Cleveland, SNW Custom Tops in Boardman and had recently worked for Associated Neighborhood Ministry for the past 23 years as their Executive Director.
He was a member of Holy Rosary Church in Lowellville.
Brian was always interested in the latest technology, especially working on computers for many years. He was the kind of person that could fix or build just about anything. He also enjoyed working in his garden.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Martha (Tomasino) Phillips whom he married April 13, 1985; his three sons, Frank (Jennifer) Bedenik and Mark (Amanda) Bedenik, both of Struthers and Brian Vincent Phillips (fiancée, Stephanie) of Estero, Florida; his brother, Charles Phillips of Austintown; his grandchildren, Dakota, Sydney, Mark, Giovanni and Francesca Bedenik and was anticipating the birth of his sixth grandchild. He will be sadly missed by his family and his beloved dog, Spencer and beloved cat, Snow White.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Thursday, June 18 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home in Lowellville.
A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 19, 2020 at Holy Rosary Church in Lowellville.
Brian will be laid to rest at Holy Rosary Cemetery.
Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to send any expressions of sympathy to his family.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, June 17, at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.