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Dan L. Phillips

October 16, 1950 ~ July 20, 2019 (age 68)
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Dan L. Phillips. 68, of Bethesda, Ohio, passed away, July 20, 2019 at OSU Medical Center Critical Care Unit, after struggling for several weeks, from an unfortunate fall.  Born October 16, 1950 in Barnesville, Ohio, he was the son of the late Earl E. Phillips and Helen B. King Phillips.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Warren E. Travis and brother-in-law, Jim Bero.

Dan’s memory will forever live on in the hearts of those who survive; sister, Linda Phillips of Bethesda, Ohio; daughters, Stacie Travis (Ron) of Richmond, Ohio, Amie Travis (Tim) Walter and Beth Travis (Greg) DeNaeyer all of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, Suzanne Travis, Ethan and Drew DeNaeyer, Grant and Clair Walter; consort, Judi Phillips; sister-in-law, Dawn Bero; and nephew, James Bero.

A 1968 graduate of Union Local High School, Dan was a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church and served on the Board of Trustees.  He enjoyed hunting, retired from Bethesda Fire Department and retired from Belmont County Sherriff’s Department after 25 years of public service.

Family and friends are welcome for visitation, Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm and Friday, July 26, 2019 from noon until the time of service, beginning at 1:00 pm.  Pastor Tom Detling officiating.  Interment will follow at Ebenezer Cemetery, Bethesda. 

Memorial contributions may be made to:  Bethesda United Methodist Church, 233 N. Main Street, Bethesda, Ohio 43719 or Bethesda Fire Department, 103 E. Spring Street, Bethesda, Ohio 43719.

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Donations may be made to:

Bethesda Fire Department
103 E. Spring Street, Bethesda OH 43719

Bethesda United Methodist Church
233 N. Main Street, Bethesda OH 43719

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