Harold A. Phlipot


Harold A. Phlipot, age 89 died Saturday, August 10, 2019 at the Gardens of Paulding.

He was born June 26, 1930 in Paulding, son of the late Raymond E. and Hazel M. (Copsey) Phlipot.  On February 26, 1952 he married Dorothy S. Wickstandt, who preceded him in death on June 15, 2011.  He was a US Army veteran, serving during the Korean War; a member of Divine Mercy Catholic Parish; and a life member of VFW Post #587.  He retired in 1982 from Navistar International Harvester and   was a driver for the Paulding County Senior Center.

He is survived by his children:  Karen (Jerry) Bortel, Patti (Jim) Bissell, Kevin (Lori) Phlipot, all of Paulding; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; 4 great-great grandchildren; sisters, Dorothy (Bill) Alt, London, OH, and Laura Pease, Paulding.

He is also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jennifer Jo Bissell; siblings:  Jerry, Howard, Earl “Zeb”, Lawrence, Ruth Schneider, Christine Laker, Helen Coil, Mable Philpot and an infant brother, Terry.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted 10 AM Friday, August 16 at Divine Mercy Catholic Parish, Paulding, with Rev. Joseph Poggemeyer officiating.  Burial will follow in Live Oak Cemetery, Paulding with military graveside rites. 

Visitation will be Thursday, August 15 at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding from 2 – 8 PM.  There will be a rosary service at 7:30 PM.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Masses or Community Health Professionals Hospice.

Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com

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