Philip Butler

Philip Ray Butler

July 6, 2013

Philip Ray Butler, age 52, United States Navy Gulf War veteran, devoted husband, loving father, son, brother and friend passed away in Lehigh Acres, FL after a terminal illness. Phil is survived by his devoted wife, Paulajean Butler, loving sons Joshua Butler, USN, Japan; Dalton Payton, Gainesville, FL; Cameron Payton, Lehigh; parents Alvie (Buzz) and Annette Butler of Lehigh and maternal grandmother, Betty Golden, Lehigh. He is survived also by siblings Phyllis Masters, Maggie Valley, NC; Kenneth Butler, Holiday, FL; Eric Butler, Lehigh; Ken (Dutch) Wolf, Salisbury, PA; Kim Wolf, Pittsburgh, PA; Keith Butler, MO; nephews Tim Kreager, Lehigh; Steve Kreager, MS; nieces Casey Butler, Hudson, FL; Eden Wolf, PA; Stefani and Ember Butler, Cape Coral. Family and friends are welcome to a celebration of life at his home in Lehigh, Saturday, July 20, 2013, 1 to 4 PM. Special acknowledgement to the exceptional team from Hope Hospice.

Published in The News-Press on July 8, 2013