Bart "Ellis" Phillips
The passing of Bart "Ellis" Phillips of Rusagonis, NB occurred on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Oromocto Public Hospital. Born on June 18, 1943 in Fredericton, NB to the late Bart Sr. and Hazel (Davidson) Phillips, he was the husband of the late Mary Shearin Phillips.
Ellis is survived by his son, Kevin Phillips of Beaverdam, NB; three grandchildren; sister, Donna Noble (Marvin) of Rusagonis, NB; brothers, Ron Phillips (Elaine) and Glendon Phillips (Marjory) both of Fredericton, NB; several nieces, nephews and his special companion, his Dog, Sheillee.
Besides his parents and spouse, Ellis was predeceased by his sister, Gail Sampson and brother, George Phillips.
Ellis enjoyed life and always did what he wanted to do, when he wanted to do it. He enjoyed watching sports, especially hockey. Most of all, he loved sitting in the sun with close friends and a cold brew and was fond of old time country music, dancing, singing and playing guitar.
By Ellis' request, there will be no funeral service or visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.