Philip Edward “Phil” Timmons
September 15, 1965 - February 18, 2019
Philip Edward “Phil” Timmons, age 53, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019.
Born in Wilmington, DE on September 15, 1965, he was a son of Anne B. (Benson) and the late Forrest W. Timmons. Phil graduated from William Penn HS, class of 1984.
A love of the outdoors, Phil liked hiking, camping, the beach and nature. He was a wonderful and attentive dad who enjoyed going to his children’s sports events. Phil’s fondest memories were made taking his children to the beach, fishing and camping. He enjoyed driving and music, especially the Grateful Dead. Phil was an animal lover and dogs were his favorite.
He is survived by his mother, Anne B. (Benson) Timmons; children, Wyatt, Zachary and Elizabeth Timmons; sisters, Carol Timmons (Lynn) and Susan Timmons (Holly); brothers, Kenneth Timmons (Steve) and Jeffrey Timmons (Lisa); nieces, Katie (Ryan) and Bethany; great niece, Peyton; and several aunts, uncles and many cousins.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11 am until 12 noon on Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 12 noon. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Phil’s memory to the Brandywine Valley SPCA of DE, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 19720.