Phillips Funeral Arrangements Announced
SUNBURY – Rep. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-Northumberland/Snyder) has released the funeral arrangements for former state Rep. Merle Phillips, who passed away Monday at the age of 85.

Phillips served the 108th District in Northumberland and Snyder counties from 1980 to his retirement in 2010, and as a Northumberland County commissioner in 2011.

The family will receive friends during calling hours on Friday, Jan. 3, from 5-9 p.m. at the Emmanuel Bible Fellowship Church, located at 967 Mile Hill Road, Sunbury. Additional calling hours will be held on Saturday, Jan. 4, from noon to 2 p.m., also at the church.

The funeral service will immediately follow, at 2 p.m.

He is survived by his wife, Helen; five children, Sandra, Jane, Michael, Christine and Lorri; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother, Fred, and his wife, Lauratta.

Representative Lynda Schlegel Culver
108th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Media Contact: Krisinda Corbin
717.705.2032 /
Share |