Tijuan Marcel Phillips, 27, of McKeesport, Pennsylvania, departed this life Sunday, September 17, 2017 in UPMC Mercy Hospital.
He was born April 28, 1990 in McKeesport, son of Dawnette Phillips Barlow of McKeesport and the late Carvelle Crosby.
He assisted his step father, Eric Barlow, Sr. of Dquesne completing Home Improvement work and loved working with his hands. He also loved making and listening to music. Tijuan loved all of his family.
Survivors include mother, Dawnette Barlow of McKeesport; siblings, Joshua Phillips and Eric Barlow both of McKeesport, Carvalle Crosby and Tammerica Hawkins both of McKeesport Artese Rakin and Ahree Rakin both of Rankin; grandmother, Karin Grant and grandfather, Henry Phillips both of White Oak; three aunts, Tameka Spence, Lanette Smith, Nicole Allen all of McKeesport; uncles, Larry Allen and Lenny Spence both of McKeesport, aunts, uncles and other loving family from Cleveland, OH, many cousins and friends.
Friends will be received Monday from 4-8 pm at McKeesport Presbyterian Church, 1510 Versailles Ave, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, where services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m.Interment will follow in the Fairview Cemetery, McKeesport, Fairview Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to the Robert A. Waters Funeral Home, Inc., McKeesport, PA.
Originally published September 25, 2017.