a_d
Thursday, January 30th, 2014
Complete Obituary
William Phlipot
  William "Bill" T. Phlipot, 61, New Bremen, died Jan. 29, 2014, at 1:46 a.m. at his residence.
He was born April 16, 1952, in Coldwater, to Ernest and Jeannette Budde Phlipot. Those who loved him most include his wife, Julie Doseck, whom he married Sept. 18, 1982; his daughter, Krista (Chad) Westerheide, Columbus; a grandson, Paxon Westerheide; siblings, Dot Scheer, New Bremen, Tom (Brenda) Phlipot, New Bremen, Deb (Tom) Scroggins, SeaBrook, Texas, Dan Phlipot, Conyers, Ga., Ken (Amy) Phlipot, Celina; father-in-law, Sam (Henrietta) Doseck, Fort Loramie; in-laws, Linda Byrley, Ariz., Tom (Karen) Doseck, Russia, Ken (Mary) Doseck, Upper Sandusky, Donna (Mark) Blanchard, Defiance, and John (Teresa) Doseck, Botkins; and a large number of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, John Phlipot; stepmother, Betty Bergman Phlipot; brother-in-law, Ron Scheer; and mother-in-law, Irene Doseck.
He was a member of the Church of the Holy Redeemer in New Bremen, where he was a collection counter. He was a 1970 graduate of New Bremen High School, where he was president of his senior class. He had attended Edison Community College. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, where he was a tow missile maintenance repairman and a Bronze Star recipient. He was a member of the New Bremen American Legion Post 241, serving as a member of the firing squad and a past commander. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Versailles, the New Bremen Rod & Gun Club, and the Home Benefit Association of New Bremen. He was a past owner of the former Tasty Scoop Ice Cream and Putt-Putt Course in New Bremen. He worked at Midmark Corporation of Versailles, from which he retired in July 2011 after 40 years of service. He enjoyed hunting, driving around and playing his guitar. He was an original member of the "Phlipot 4."
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Church of the Holy Redeemer in New Bremen, the Rev. Thomas Mannebach officiating. Burial will follow in the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 3-8 p.m. Friday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church, at which time the rosary will be prayed.
The family requests memorial contributions be directed to State of the Heart Hospice or the donor's choice.
Condolences to the Phlipot family can be left at gilberghartwigfh.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Saturday Night
66°
Chance Rain Showers
51%
Sunday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
36%
Sunday Night
65°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
23%
Monday
83°
Partly Sunny
14%
Monday Night
65°
Partly Cloudy
12%
Tuesday
86°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
15%
Tuesday Night
66°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
15%
Wednesday
86°
Chance Thunderstorms
30%
Wednesday Night
67°
Partly Cloudy
25%
Thursday
86°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Thursday Night
66°
Partly Cloudy
18%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_da_d