Ronald Gilbert Phillips, 87, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019. He was born March 16, 1932 in McKeesport and was the son of the late Bert A. and Elizabeth Heaps Phillips. Ronald worked for US Steel National Tube in McKeesport and after retirement worked as a courier for The Greensburg Tribune Review. He was a member of the Jacktown Ride & Hunt Club, the Hahntown Fire Hall, the Italian Miners Club and was a founder of Norwin Soccer for which he was honored.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Geraldine Marie (Janosko) Phillips, daughter, Lisa Marie Kovac of North Irwin, sons, Brian Phillips of North Huntingdon, and Bret Phillips of Philadelphia, granddaughter, Taggart Phillips, sister, Marge Goodworth of Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, brother, Bert "Terry" (Beverly) Phillips of Mechanicsburg, and numerous nieces and nephews. There is no visitation. Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published April 02, 2019.