FULTON, NY – William J. Phillips, 61, of Phoenix, passed away Thursday October 2, 2014, at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Syracuse.
Bill was born on February 18, 1953, in Fulton, a son to the late, Fredrick and Ida Troup Phillips.
He was an avid outdoorsman and appreciated nature.
Bill enjoyed keeping busy by tinkering on things and doing his wood working.
He was predeceased by four siblings, Charlotte Rahlye, Mary-Jane Farr, David Phillips and Helen Shortt.
Bill is survived by his loving wife, Terry Phillips; two sons, William (Amy) Phillips and Christopher (Tee) Phillips; eight grandchildren, Tyler, Zachary, Jeromy, Cameron, Love, Paige, Nic and Haydn; two siblings, Liz Rice and Raymond Phillips; as well as nieces, nephews and the extended family.
Family and friends may call on Monday, October 6, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton, where a funeral service will follow at 4 p.m.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.