Philip E. Schutz, 78, Delaware

Philip E. Schutz went home to be with the Lord surrounded by those he loved on Saturday, November 17, 2018. 

Mr. Schutz was born on June 8, 1940 in Jasper, the son of Edwin and Loretta Schutz.

Philip dedicated his life to his country by serving in and retiring from the Air Force where he was a Loadmaster. 

His hobbies included fishing, hunting, woodworking and spending time with family.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years Barbara; children, Donald (Linda) Nix and Ronald Nix, both of Dover, Deleware, and Anna (Jim) Parks of Newark, New Jersey. He will be missed by his grandchildren, Marshall and James Parks, Kenneth Nix and Jackie Torrez, and his siblings, Tanna (Gary) Kreigh of Alabama, Dennis (Joan) Schutz of Indiana, Joe (Linda) Gerber of Indiana, Sheila (Max) Hollinden of Illinois and Sandy Gerber of Indiana, extended family, friends and airmen.

Memorial Gathering Friday, November 30, 2018, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service at Pippin Funeral Home, 119 W. Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, DE.  Interment with military honors to follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, DE

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Delaware. 

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