Sidney Phelps

Sidney Phelps

Rives Junction, Jackson County, Michigan, USA
Death 11 Jun 2018 (aged 90)
Rives Junction, Jackson County, Michigan, USA
Burial Rives Junction, Jackson County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 191384441 · View Source
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Sidney, 90, passed away July 11, 2018 at home in care of his family.

He retired from Michigan Bell and in his free time he enjoyed gardening, farming, his kids, grandkids, and great grandkids.

He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Lou (Leeke) Phelps; 3 children: Randall (Anita) Phelps, LuAnn (Hal) Nine, and Ronald (Cheryl) Phelps; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great grand children.

Sid was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Cecile Phelps; his in-laws, William and Faye Leeke; 3 sisters; 9 brothers; one grand daughter, Hallie Ann Nine; and his beloved dog, Molly. Six of Sid’s brothers served in WWII with 3 sacrificing their lives for their country.

The family would like to thank Great Lakes Hospice for their amazing care of Sid.

Services celebrating Sid’s life were held on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Pathway Community Church, Jackson, MI with Pastor Todd Frederick officiating. A luncheon followed the service and internment occured at Draper Cemetery in Rives Junction following the luncheon.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be directed to Paws with a Cause (assistance dogs for people with disabilities such as hearing/vision/etc), or a charity of your choice.

Arrangements entrusted to Vickers Leslie Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
  • Added: 14 Jul 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 191384441
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sidney Phelps (12 Oct 1927–11 Jun 2018), Find a Grave Memorial no. 191384441, citing Draper Cemetery, Rives Junction, Jackson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Theron & Helen Smith (contributor 46935364) .