Grace Phillips

Obituary of Grace Phillips

Grace L. Phillips (nee Schafer), 87, of Vermilion, died Sunday, June 28, 2020 at Kingston of Vermilion after a lengthy illness. She was born May 2, 1933 and had been a life long Vermilion resident. Grace worked for Mill Manor in food preparation for 19 years, retiring in 2009. She enjoyed cooking, baking, gardening, music, and especially enjoyed spending time with her family. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon (Tim) Fahning of Milan and Shannon (Doug) Finley of Estero, FL; sons, Dennis (Leona) Phillips of Vermilion and Kris (Ellen) Phillips of Columbus; 10 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and her brothers, Charles Schafer of Vermilion, Al Schafer of Vermilion, and Harold Schafer of Berlin Heights. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray in 1988; son Rick in 2004; parents Charles and Alice Amelia (nee Grisel) Schafer; and her brother, William Schafer. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 3, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 12 Noon at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. The Reverend David Baynes will officiate. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery, Vermilion. Funeral services will be streamed live at www.facebook.com/riddlefh/live The family suggests memorial contributions to Kingston of Vermilion Activities Fund, 4210 Telegraph Ln, Vermilion, OH 44089. Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.
Friday
3
July

Visitation 1

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, July 3, 2020
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Friday
3
July

Service Information

12:00 pm
Friday, July 3, 2020
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States

Interment Information

Maple Grove Cemetery
8114 Cemetery Road
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
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