OBITUARY

Phil Ireland Hughes

July 6, 1940July 16, 2013
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Phillip Charles “Phil” Hughes, 73, Melbourne, Florida, formerly of Rockford, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Kindred Hospital in Sycamore surrounded by his family. He was born July 6, 1940, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Phillip Francis and Elizabeth Jane Hughes. Phil was a veteran of the Army. He was employed as a products repairer/mechanical trim person at Chrysler Corporation in Belvidere for 35 years. Phil was an avid fan of the Chicago Bears and Blackhawks. His very favorite holiday was St. Patricks’s Day. Phil’s family would love for everyone to wear your “greens” to the memorial gathering in his memory. Survived by his children, Jolene (Jake) Wells, Kellie (Marvin) Levan of Steward, Jon (Dana) Hughes and Kim Hughes; grandchildren, David Low, Mateo, Paige, Brittani, and Ashli Hughes, Zavyn and Zayrian Richards; great-grandchildren, Addison and Ashton Hughes; sister-in-law, Angie Hughes; brothers, David (Cindy) of Newport Coast, California and Robert (Pamela) Hughes of Stanwood, Washington; sister, Cathleen (Nick) Halisky of Apple Valley, California; many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his son, Scott and his parents. We Miss you Phil! "Have a Grand day."

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Carol Costley

August 12, 2013

You were a forever friend Phil.God bless you and your family.Glad you made the trip to Ireland.Bye my dear friend.
Luv yea.........Carol

Darin Gagliano

July 25, 2013

Our deepest sympathy to all of the Hughes family from the Gagliano family. Phil was like a second father to us growing up. Scott is now reunited with his dad.

Rick Warren

July 24, 2013

I wish Hughes family my condolences. I remember your father growing up and always remember the good times that we all shared. he will be always in your hearts and resting with Scott looking over all of us.

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