Phillips, Jean Ann, Alma, Michigan

Passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center-Gratiot. Age 83 years. She was born May 25, 1931 in Greendale Township, Midland County the daughter of Robert and Erma (Walker) Nestle. She married Norman Phillips on September 4, 1981 in Alma. Jean worked for 16 years with Central Accounting and retired from R.F. Murray Company after many years of service. Jean was a member of the Alma VFW Auxiliary for many years and served as a past President, Secretary and Treasurer. She enjoyed bowling. Jean is survived by two daughters, Deanna (Bill) Clagg of Alma and Denise Wright of Alma, step-children, Carrie (Raymond) Ickes of Hemlock and Lynn Phillips of Wheeler, six grandchildren, Bill (Sara) Clagg, Wallace (Rachel) Dalrymple, Carrie (Shane) Muscott, Timothy Dalrymple, Mitchell (friend Katrina Smith) Phillips, Abby (Josh) Frisbey, 11 great grandchildren and a sister, Betty (Bob) Welsh of Mt. Pleasant. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Norman and a brother, Robert Nestle. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Lux-Moody-Wolfel Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Breckenridge. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Gratiot County Commission on Aging. To leave a condolence for the family, visit