Phillip A. Kehres

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414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 6/4/2008 13:00:00

New Washington OH 6/5/2008 11:00:00

Phillip A. Kehres, age 51, resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away at his home on Sunday, June 1, 2008. He was born on January 17, 1957 in Willard, Ohio and had been a life long New Washington resident. Phillip was a 1975 graduate of Buckeye Central High School and was employed with the former Kaple Lumber Company. He was a member of the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus Council # 1718. He enjoyed playing euchre, rummy, solitare and word search books. He also enjoyed riding his bicycle, attending high school sporting events and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving parents, Charles “Punk” and Jeannette (Huffman) Kehres of New Washington; six siblings and spouses, Charlene and Tim Mullins of Dayton; Joe and Laurie Kehres of Ontario; Dave and Jenny Kehres of Westerville; Pete and Nikki Kehres of Kalispell, MT; Matt Kehres of Palm Bay, FL; Mary and Brian Bevier of Norwalk; nine nieces and nephews, Dan (Leni) Mullins of Marysville; Erica (Kyle) Garner of Mansfield; Braden Kehres of Ontario; Heather, Christina and Michael Kehres of Westerville; Koda Kehres of Kalispell, MT; Paul Bogan of Palm Bay, FL; and Kayla Bevier of Norwalk; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Isadore and Eleanor Kehres; maternal grandparents, Dale and Doris Huffman; and a nephew, Jeff Mullins.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington on Wednesday, June 4, 2008 from 1-3 and 6-8 PM. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 11:00 AM at the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church with Father Robert Dendinger officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard’s Catholic Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Bernard School Endowment Fund. Online condolences can be made at


John White & Family - Jun 4, 2008

May the peace of Christ be with Phil and his family.

Karen Kehres Johnson and family - Jun 4, 2008

Our thoughts are in Ohio these last days. We are very sorry to hear about Phil’s passing. I will miss seeing him at the euchre table. We extend our deepest sympathies.

John Brakus - Jun 4, 2008

Dave and Family,
I am sorry to hear about the passing of your brother Phillip. May God be with you and walk along side of you during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Rich and Laurie Kempf and family - Jun 3, 2008

May God grant Phil eternal rest and to your family, strength and peace during this difficult time.

Mike & Libby Blevins & family - Jun 3, 2008

Joe, Laurie, and family, We’re so sorry to hear of your loss. You’re all in our thoughts and prayers right now.

Mike Fisher - Jun 3, 2008

To Dave and family,
We’re all so sorry to hear of Phil’s passing. May God bless you with peace and strength, and fill you with wonderful memories.

Mark Ebbeskotte - Jun 3, 2008

On the behalf of the Ebbeskotte family, I would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the entire family. We take solace in knowing that Phil now rests in the arms of our Lord.
May God bless you all with comfort and peace as you mourn the loss of Phil.
Mark Ebbeskotte

Ken and Rene' Kehres - Jun 3, 2008

Punk and Jeannette, our deepest sympathy to you and your family for the loss of Phil. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time. May God Bless and keep you in the palm of His Hand.
Love and Prayers, Shorty and Rene’ Kehres
El Dorado, Kansas

susan alt - Jun 2, 2008

my sincere condolences to my aunt, uncle and cousins…