Wayne L. Phillips, 90, of McAlisterville, passed away at 11:35 AM on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the Richfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
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Born on August 26, 1929 in Fayette Twp., Juniata Co., he is a son of the late Charles and Gladys (Tennis) Phillips.
He is survived by two nephews, Dennis E. Phillips and his wife Linda of Mifflintown and Alan R. Phillips and his wife Christina of McAlisterville; one great niece; two great nephews; and one great-great nephew.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Alfred M. Phillips and Robert L. Phillips.
Mr. Phillips was a 1947 graduate of Fayette High School in McAlisterville and was employed and retired as a Fabric Cutter at Lyons Fashions in McAlisterville. Through the years, he was also involved in the family orchard business and will be remembered by many for his involvement at the Belleville Farmers Market.
Wayne enjoyed golfing and hunting and in earlier life enjoyed bowling.
Graveside Services will be held at 11:15 AM, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at the Hillside Cemetery, Route 35N., McAlisterville, with Pastor Jennifer Heikes officiating.
A viewing will be held from 10-11 AM on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mr. Phillips’ memory may be made to UPMC Family Hospice, 20 Sheraton Drive, Altoona, PA 16602.