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Gearhart Funeral Home

11275 Foley Blvd Nw, Coon Rapids, MN

OBITUARY

Donald F. Philipps

October 4, 1928October 6, 2019
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Age 91, of Spring Lake Park, passed away on Sunday, October 6th, 2019.

Korean War Veteran.

Preceded in death by Sons, Kevin and Keith; Granddaughter, Brittany; Brothers, Alois, Everett and Robert; Sisters, Marguerite and Virginia; and several Nephews and one Niece.

Survived by Sons, Scott (Cindy), Don Jr. and Jerry (Linda); 9 Grandchildren; 13 Great-grandchildren; 1 Great-great grandchild; Sisters, Jeanette Lelwica, Marcella "Sally" Scott (David Breza), Dorothy Chadbourn, Eleanor Roloff, Catherine "Katie" (LeRoy) Czaplewski; Brother-in-law George Koenig; Sisters-in-law, Vera Philipps, Winifred Philipps, Judy Philipps; and several Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral Services will take place at 11am on Tuesday, October 15th at The Church of St. Timothy (707 89th Ave NE, Blaine). Visitation on Monday, October 14th from 4-7pm at Gerhart Funeral Home (11275 Foley Blvd NW, Coon Rapids); and one hour prior to services at the church on Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to St. Timothy.

  • FAMILY

  • Preceded in death by Sons, Kevin and Keith; Granddaughter, Brittany; Brothers, Alois, Everett and Robert; Sisters, Marguerite and Virginia; and several Nephews and one Niece.

    Survived by Sons, Scott (Cindy), Don Jr. and Jerry (Linda); 9 Grandchildren; 13 Great-grandchildren; 1 Great-great grandchild; Sisters, Jeanette Lelwica, Marcella "Sally" Scott (David Breza), Dorothy Chadbourn, Eleanor Roloff, Catherine "Katie" (LeRoy) Czaplewski; Brother-in-law George Koenig; Sisters-in-law, Vera Philipps, Winifred Philipps, Judy Philipps; and several Nieces and Nephews
  • PALLBEARERS

  • John Philipps
  • Shawn Philipps
  • Gerald Philipps
  • Kristopher Philipps
  • Austin Philipps
  • Jake Philipps
  • DONATIONS

  • St. Timothy

Services

14 October

Evening Visitation

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Gearhart Funeral Home

11275 Foley Blvd NW
Coon Rapids, Minnesota

15 October

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am

St. Timothy Catholic Church

707 89th Ave NE
Blaine, Minnesota

15 October

Funeral Service

11:00 am

St. Timothy Catholic Church

707 89th Ave NE
Blaine, Minnesota

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Martha Youngblood

October 9, 2019

So sorry for your great loss. I thought he was alot younger than 91 and didn't know he served our country. A good man.

Shawntil Eure

October 8, 2019

I remember going to his house as a kid and his garage always intrigued me with his projects. I also always remember the water tower behind his house.

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