April 18, 1966 – January 31, 2013
Phil, born in Rochester, NY, passed away suddenly in Powell River, age 46, a loving father, brother, life partner, and friend.
He graduated from Carson Graham Secondary School and attended UVic from 1984 to 1987. He is survived by his four beautiful daughters Alexandra, Victoria, Olivia and Georgia, their mother Kimberley Murphy; his sister Rachel Peterson and nephew Connor Peterson, and missed by Lisa MacDougall, his soulmate and life partner. Phil worked in a variety of fields, and considered himself a Jack of all Trades. An active volunteer in various community theatre groups, Phil had a long time passion for the restoration of historic buildings, also history, both ancient and Civil War. A Celebration of Phil's Life will be Saturday, March 2 at 1:30 pm, Patricia Theatre, Powell River. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Murphy Girls College Fund at First Credit Union for his daughters.