Phillips- Roy Calvin of St. Thomas passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family after a courageous fight with cancer, on Wednesday August 15, 2012 at his late residence, in his 61st year. Loving husband of Linda Lee (James) Phillips and loved “Dad” of Sharry Phillips, Brandy and her husband Mike Shackelton and Heather and her husband Dave Gifford all of St. Thomas. Proud “Papa” of Grace, Lucy and Audrey. Dear brother of Art (Judy) of Syracuse, Keith of Syracuse, Steven (Cindy) of North Syracuse and Randy of Oneida. Predeceased by his parents Roy Sr., and Katherine (Ninnham) Phillips, also by brothers Bazil and Roderick. Loving remembered by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Roy was born April 20, 1952 in Simcoe. He was a welder by trade and worked at Clark Equipment, V.M.E., Steelway and Contran.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St Thomas where funeral service will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. Visitation at the funeral home on Friday evening from 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to the family would be appreciated.