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1954 Irvine 2020

Irvine Phillips, Sr.

September 9, 1954 — December 5, 2020

Irvine William Phillips, Sr., of Liberty Township, Ohio, formerly of Hubbard, Ohio, passed away Saturday morning, December 5, 2020, while in the Emergency Room of Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville, Ohio, following an unexpected illness. He was 66.

Irvine was born on September 9, 1954, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, a son to William Irvine & Della Mae (Richardson) Phillips.

He last worked for B&M Auto Wrecking, Youngstown, Ohio.

In his spare time, he enjoyed being neighborly. In addition, Irvine was a big WWE Wrestling fan, especially cheering for his favorite wrestler, "Hulk Hogan". He loved being one of the Hulk-a-maniacs for the “Hulkster”.

Survivors include: his children, Shirley Christy & her husband Matthew, Irvine W. Phillips, Jr. & his wife Jessica, all of Hubbard, James Phillips & his wife Anna, of Hermitage, Pennsylvania, and William Custer & his wife Beth, of Masury, Ohio; his 8 grandchildren; his 1 great-granddaughter; and his sister Christine Tsangaris, of Campbell, Ohio.

His parents preceded him in death.

In accordance to his wishes, no services or calling hours will be held at this time. A memorial service will be planned and announced at a future date.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at

Coordination of this tribute for Mr. Phillips was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, 379 State Route 7, SE, Brookfield, Ohio 44403 (330-509-3135).

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