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Alexander Funeral Home - North Chapel

4200 Stringtown Road, Evansville, IN

OBITUARY

Philip Eugene Gann

October 17, 1961September 25, 2019

Philip Eugene Gann, 57, of Crestwood, KY, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2019. He was born October 17, 1961 in Evansville to William and Betty Fay (Hill) Gann. As a young man, he loved hunting pheasant, quail and deer, trapping, shooting, archery, his Brittany spaniel, four-wheel drive jeeps, dirt bikes. Later in life, he and Kim enjoyed boating and the “Lake Life”. He loved traveling, especially his Colorado elk hunting trips with his father. He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Gann.

Philip is survived by his wife, Kim Steinbock, and their fur baby, Kizmo; father and best friend, Bill Gann; brother, Gary Gann (Anitra); nephews and niece, Michael Gann, Seth Gann (Melody); great-nieces, Charis Gann and Shelby Gann; great-nephew, Chase Gann; grandchildren, Hailey Miller and Teagan Miller and their parents, Deena and Curtis Miller; and the Steinbock family.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 from 4-6 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church Darmstadt, 1401 W. Boonville-New Harmony Road. The memorial service, officiated by Pastor Stan Temme, will begin at 6:00 p.m.

Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNorthChapel.com. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to their close friend, Colby Russ, who has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Type 1, a debilitating genetic neuromuscular disorder. Please mail checks to his mother, Amy Bagshaw, at 1506 Belmar Drive, Louisville, KY 40213.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, October 1, 2019
  • Memorial Service Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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Carl & Elaine Schumann

October 1, 2019

Kim,
Elaine and I offer you our prayers and deepest sympathy for your profound loss of Philip. We will always remember and cherish the fond memories and genuine hospitality you and Philip extended to us at the lake. Philip will be missed!
Blessings and love,
Carl and Elaine Schumann

ERIN LESSNER

September 29, 2019

My deepest love and sympathy to my family, Uncle Bill, Gary and Anitra. I will always treasure my memories with Philip when a was a little girl. One thing I remember most was playing ping pong with Philip and Gary. Philip is a loving, kindhearted man and will be greatly missed by all of our family. He is at peace now and joined with our loved ones in Heaven. May you find peace in knowing this Uncle Bill and Kim.

Love,
Erin (Evans) Lessner and family
(2nd cousin)

Lori Higgins

September 29, 2019

Kim, I will always remember Philip's kindness and quiet patience. John will always remember Philip was the one who taught him how to fish! He will be missed!

Cathy and Jack Palmer-Ball

September 29, 2019

To our favorite, Captain Philip.
We will miss you in many ways but especially for you kindness and infectious smile. Your quiet demeanor hid your big heart and ongoing generosity. Kim is family to us, so we will be there for her, always.💔

Kim SG

September 29, 2019

I loved our life! I tried so hard not to fall in love with you because of my previous pain but YOU made it IMPOSSIBLE. You will always be "my George"!

To my daddy, I had you trained so well. Thank you for keeping me safe for mommy and I promise to take care of her. I will miss our naps and double team belly rubs. Kizmo SG

HAILEY MILLER

September 28, 2019

Your first family vacation with Kim and her family. I was so upset and threw a fit in Arby's eating dinner, about you being gone for a couple of days. You bought me a plane ticket and took me with you. Our unbreakable bond is never going to be replaced.
I love you Papaw, forever and always.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY