JACK PHILLIPS

Obituary
  • "Our deepest sympathies to his wife, Ruth and his son Craig...."
    - Emil and Nina Scheller
  • "Our deepest condolences to his wife, Ruth, and his son,..."
    - Nina and Emil Scheller

PHILLIPS--Jack L., 97, Native New Yorker and renowned textile executive passed away August 6. He attended Horace Mann, resided on the Upper East Side for over 70 years, and served as a Major in World War II's 9th Air Force in North Africa. Survived by Ruth, his beloved wife of 50 years, devoted son, Craig, his wife, Caroline, their daughters, Charlotte and Catherine, and grandchildren, Zack, Mark, Kyleen. Predeceased by sister, Marjorie and sons, Ken, Jim and Doug. A memorial will be held in the fall. Donations may be sent to Sloan Kettering or WNET.



Published in The New York Times on Aug. 12, 2018
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