Dain Phillips


PHILLIPS, Dain Loving Husband, Father, Brother Grandfather and friend died tragically at the age of 51 Sunday June 12, 2011 with his family at his side. Dain is lovingly remembered by his wife of 27 years, Jeannie; sons, Bobby (Kara), Kaylin (Katie), and Kody; Grandsons Jakson, and Benjamin; Granddaughter Olivia; brothers, Todd, and Brent; and many aunts,uncles nieces, nephews, family and friends across B.C. and Canada. Dad could be best characterized as a hard working man with a lust for life, and he was a family man in every sense of the term. Dad served his family with all of his huge heart up until the minute he died. Dad's passions were entertaining friends and family, camping, boating, travelling and hockey. Dad had a terrific junior hockey career playing in the dub with the Lethbridge Broncos and the Medicine Hat Tigers. His legacy is his sons and the values he instilled in them, and the heart he taught everyone around him to live there lives with. He will be longingly missed by all and forever be in our hearts. Memorial service will be held at Heartland Ranch on Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 1:00 p.m., with celebration of Dain's life and reception to follow. Address 5983 Highway 33 east, Kelowna, B.C. heartlandkelowna.ca.

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from June 17 to June 18, 2011