OSWEGO, NY – Shannon Marie Phillips, 51, a resident of Portland, Maine, and a former resident of Oswego, died on August 2, 2009, in Maine as a result of a whitewater kayaking accident.
Born in Auburn NY, she was the daughter of George and Sharon (Hogan) Phillips of Oswego.
She was a graduate of Oswego High School and also was a graduate of the University of Southern Maine.
In addition to kayaking, she enjoyed hiking and camping and all outdoor activities.
Besides her parents, she is survived by two brothers, Scott (Lynn) Phillips of Fulton and James “Lee” (Kate) Phillips of Las Vegas.
She was predeceased by a brother, Darren Patrick Phillips.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. from St. Mary’s Church.
Burial will be in Rural Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Dowdle Funeral Home on Thursday from 4-7 p.m.