|10/27/2021 2:05:00 PM|
Robert (Bob) L. Phillips, of Lindstrom, Minnesota, and formerly St. Mary’s Point, Minnesota, passed on October 17, 2021 at the age of 83.
Bob was recently living in Medford, Wisconsin, near his son Sheldon and his family. He was born on May 16, 1938 and served our country in the US Army during the Korean War. Bob spent his career with Waterous Company and Metro Waste before retiring in 2000.
He adored his family! Bob loved to travel on his motorcycle all over the country including trips to Alaska and the East Coast, had a passion for hunting and fishing; and took great pleasure spending time in Mexico with Bonnie and her family. He enjoyed being a jokester and was always up for a good time.
Bob is survived by sons, Robbie (Patty), Sheldon (Kelly) and daughter Lisa (Jay) Roettger; and their mother Carla; bonus daughter, Paula (Dave) Kolbeck; stepchildren, Tara (Brad) Bennett, Chris (Debbie) Lilly and Lisa (Joe) Bosman; grandchildren, Sam, Katie Lee, Alyssa; bonus granddaughters, Elise and Allison; step-grandchildren, Zachary, Katie Lou, Jacob, Natalie, Emma, Holden (Annie), Kelsey, Ally, and Erin; step great-grandchildren, Croix and Nova; sister Vera; and brother Ronnie; sisters-in-law, Lee Lee (Mike) Rocco and Connie (Tom) Johnson; and many nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his wife Bonnie; father Leo; mother Catherine; brothers, Alvin, Dallas and Howard (Butch).
A celebration of life gathering will be held Saturday, November 6, from 5-8 p.m. at Chisago Lakes Grill & Golf Course, 12975 292nd St., Lindstrom, MN.