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Wayne L. Phillips

Wayne L. Phillips, 90, of McAlisterville, passed away at 11:35 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at the Richfield Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.

Born on Aug. 26, 1929, in Fayette Township, Juniata County, he was 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 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at the Hillside Cemetery, Route 35 N., McAlisterville, with Pastor Jennifer Heikes officiating.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 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.

Online condolences and tributes can be shared with the family at www.brownfuneralhome sinc.com.