Rev. John Phillips Roof
75, of Danville, died March 17, 2013 at his home. He was born Sept. 11, 1937 in Cincinnati, OH to Harry E. and Virginia (Phillips) Roof. John was Rector of St. Augustine Episcopal Church in Danville from 1966 to 2009. He served as President of the Senior Services Board of Directors, Waycross/Hickory Hill Camp, and for over 40 years conducted weekly church services at the Indiana Women's Prison.
A memorial service will be held 2 pm, Sat. March 23 at St. Augustine Episcopal Church. Interment will take place in the Church's Memorial Gardens. Survivors include his wife, Midge, three children, John (Stacie) Roof, Jr., Margaret Elizabeth Roof, Joshua (Amy) Roof, five grandchildren: Kelsey, Peyton, Jake, Megan and David.
The family wishes in lieu of flowers, that memorial gifts be sent to Augie's Wheelchair Lift Project. P.O. Box 141, Danville. IN 46122. Weaver & Randolph Funeral Home, Danville entrusted with arrangements. Online guest book at