Rick Phillips, age 63 of Lima, passed at 7:16 p.m., Sunday, March 11, 2023 at St. Rita’s Mercy Health. He was born March 11, 1960 in Lima, Ohio to the late Richard E. Phillips, I and Mary Elizabeth Shaffer Phillips.
Rick was a roofing supervisor, had worked at Frost Roofing for over 20 years, and recently enjoyed working with wood. Earlier in life, put a lot of hard work and dedication into earning his brown belt in the martial arts. He was a ‘hard core’ Cleveland Browns fan, he liked to fish, loved to be outdoors, and being in his shorts and flip-flops.
He is survived by a son – Sean (Nicci Dugger) Phillips of Delphos; a daughter – Nichole ‘Nikki’ (Jake) Moran of Wapakoneta; 5 grandchildren – Callie, Colin, Colton, Ayden, and Jocelyn; 2 sisters – Sherrie Phillips-Camper of Lima and Kathy Placie of Lima; and his beloved four-legged companion – Angel.
He was preceded in passing by a grandchild in heaven- Owen and a sister – Bonnie Phillips.
Following Rick’s wishes there will be no public services or visitations.