George Thomas Phillips “Tom”, 75 passed away peacefully on October 1, 2021 at Albany Medical Center in the presence of his family.
Born in Lansingburgh, he was the son of the late George William Phillips and Evelyn Moss Phillips and the loving husband for 53 years to Karen Kernaghan Phillips.
Tom attended Whipple Elementary and graduated Lansingburgh High School in 1965 and Hudson Valley Community College in 1968. Tom moved to Hurley where he lived for 44 years and worked 24 years at I.B.M. in Kingston as a computer programmer before taking early retirement and becoming self- employed. He is survived by wife Karen, his daughter Tara (Chris) Brewer of Guilderland, his granddaughters Cadence Brewer and Melody Brewer as well as his sister Susan Phillips of Florida.
Family and friends are invited and may call on Monday October 4, 2021 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home, corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh. Funeral services will be held Tuesday 10:30 am at funeral home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, Troy.
Memorial donations in memory of Tom may be made to Alzheimer’s Disease Association www.alz.org
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