Tobias Funeral Home - Far Hills Chapel
5471 Far Hills Ave
Dayton, OH 45429
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COLEGROVE, Phillip G. age 74, passed away on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Carolyn Colegrove; son and daughter-in-law, John and Cheryl Colegrove; daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Chad Myers; grandchildren, Cailey, Lauren and Emma Myers and Max and Sam Colegrove; a sister, Dottie Logan; and a brother, Forrest Colegrove. Phil was preceded in death by his parents, Forest and Laura Colegrove; a sister, Delores Adkins; and a brother, Russell Colegrove. Phil worked as an aerospace engineer for 35 years at Wright Patterson AFB developing aerospace power systems. He later was a Technical Area Manager and then Chief, Power Generation and Thermal Management Branch. Phil loved reading and learning, helping his friends, classical music, traveling and pipe organs. The family will receive guests from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday at Tobias Funeral Home, 5471 Far Hills Ave.; Funeral Services will be held on Monday at 11:00 a.m. at Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 4701 Far Hills Ave.; Interment will be in Bellbrook Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to: Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420 or to Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 4701 Far Hills Ave. Dayton, OH 45429 or to Christ United Methodist Church, 3440 Shroyer Road, Kettering, OH 45429. Online condolences may be sent to: www.tobiasfuneralhome.com

Published in Dayton Daily News on June 21, 2014
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