Robert Alan Phillips of Hermiston, Oregon, was born on May 12, 1936 in Elko, Nevada to parents, Jack and Frances Leberski Phillips. He died on March 23, 2018 in Hermiston, Oregon at the age of 81 years. Robert served in the United States Navy Reserves and then enlisted in the United States Army. He served in Korea until his honorable discharge. Robert has lived for the past 20+ years in Hermiston, Oregon.
He is survived by his son: Alan Phillips and his wife Marylynn, Umatilla, OR; daughter: Yvette Drake and her husband Jerry, Sweet Home, OR; sister: Jaquelyn Chavez, Reno, NV; 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Pat.
A private family burial will be held in Nevada.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon is in care of arrangements.