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Raymond K. Phillips

May 11, 2014

Raymond K. Phillips, 55, of 125 Walnut St., died Friday, May 9, 2014 at UPMC Hamot.
Born Aug. 20, 1958, in Pasadena, Texas, he was a son of Wayne and Jan McMinn Phillips. On March 30, 1984, in McArthur, Ohio, he married Diane Smathers who survives.
Mr. Phillips was a head sawyer for over 30 years, most recently working for Zuzek's Lumber Mill. Currently he had been employed by Kane Lawn and Garden.
Surviving, in addition to his wife of Kane and his parents of Akron, Ohio, are two sons, Joseph Phillips and Daniel Phillips, both of Kane; a daughter, Heather Gilmore of Kane; two granddaughters, Gaby McCord and Emily Gilmore; two grandsons, Sean Phillips and Mikey Phillips; a brother, Darrell Phillips of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters, Kelley Blankenship and Jana Lewellyn, both of Akron; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service for Raymond K. Phillips will be held Tuesday, May 13 at 1 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Friends will be received at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. on Monday, May 12 from 7-9 p.m. and again on Tuesday, May 13 from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 95 Main St., Bradford, PA 16701.
Online condolences can be expressed at

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