PHILLIP ADAM TUCKER

Phillip Adam Tucker Phillip Adam Tucker, 40, died unexpectedly on Dec. 3, 2012, at his home in Lakewood, Ohio. Phil was born in Melrose Park, IL on March 18, 1972. He resided in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. He was the beloved son of Jerry Tucker and Marsha (nee Holt) Tucker; brother of Kimberly (Tucker) DuVal and brother-in-law of Brian DuVal; brother of Tracy (Tucker) Rapacz and brother-in-law Justin Rapacz; and loving companion of Karen Walker. Phil is survived by his grandmother, LaVerne (Kohlmeyer) Holt; and a loving family of uncles, aunts, nephews, niece and cousins. Phil was preceded in death by his grandparents; Marshall Holt, Wilburn and Edna Barnes, and Grady Tucker. Phil will be remembered by the quote, "And in the end, its not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." -Abraham Lincoln. Visitation will be at 2:30 p.m., followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 1234 N. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004. In lieu of flowers, please offer donations to Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Arlington Heights, IL.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Dec. 6, 2012