Woody Funeral Home-Parham

1771 North Parham Road, Richmond, VA


Philippe Alfred Fillion

February 24, 1951September 28, 2019

Philippe Alfred Fillion, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and brother passed away at the age of 68 on September 28, 2019. He was born in Lac Drolet, Québec, Canada, on February 24, 1951, the youngest of eleven children, to Phydime and Lucie (Letourneau) Fillion.

After settling in Brookfield, Connecticut in 1973, he worked in carpentry for 41 years. He retired to Bumpass, Virginia in 2014. Philippe was a loving husband, affectionate father, and adoring grandfather. He enjoyed all things Canadian, including maple syrup, poutine, and hockey (go Canadiens!). Not only did he love watching hockey, but he played it as a youngster up to his mid-twenties. 

He was preceded in death by his mother; father; brother, Jean-Luc Fillion; sister-in-law, Carmelle Fillion; and brother-in-law, Laval Therrien.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Barbara (Vadnais) Fillion; son Chaz Fillion (Trisha); daughter Chanelle Gregersen (Josh); and grandchildren, Brent and Kylie Fillion, and Oliver and Asher Gregersen. He is also survived by brothers, Jean-Louie Fillion (Claudette), Rosaire Fillion, Fernand Fillion (Nicole), Émile Fillion (Gaétane), and sisters, Thérèse Quirion (Jules), Jeannine Gosselin (Michel), Fernande Blanchette (Clément), Marielle Bureau (Réal), Armande Trépanier (Laurence), sister-in-law Ginette Fillion, brother-in-law Robert Vadnais (Kathy), and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will take place on Friday, October 4th at 11AM at Goochland Baptist Church, 2454 Manakin Road Manakin Sabot, VA 23103.


  • A Celebration of life Friday, October 4, 2019


Philippe Alfred Fillion

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Gaetan Rodrigue

October 7, 2019

Mes sincères sympathies a la famille Fillion

Yolande Filion Quirion

October 2, 2019

Mes plus sincères condoléances Barbara ainsi qu'à vos enfants et toutes la familles. Mes pensées et mes prières seront pour vous vendredi. Il restera dans les coeurs de tous ceux qui le connaissais. Bon courage.
Yolande Filion et Anne-Marie Quirion

Jocelyne Fillion

October 1, 2019

Mes sincères sympathies à toi ma tante Barbara, Chaz, Chanelle ainsi qu'à vos conjoints et enfants.
Je serai de tout coeur avec vous en ce vendredi pour ce dernier rendez- vous avec mon oncle Philippe.
Je vous aimes et à bientôt. XXXX

Morin Réjeanne ,Maurice

October 1, 2019

Nos sympathies à toi Barbara et tes enfants.
Bon courage.