Philip L. Zedeker

ZEDEKER-Philip obit

Philip L. Zedeker, 61, of Bellefontaine, passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at his home.

He was born in Bellefontaine on Jan. 1, 1952, to Betty Andrews Zedeker, who survives in Bellefontaine, and the late Charles F. Zedeker Jr.

Phil is survived by his daughter, Brandy (Mark) Bowers of Bellefontaine; a granddaughter, Violet Elaine Martin; sisters, Debbie (Brent) Thomas of Hilliard and Sharon (Vernon) Knotts of Bellefontaine; brothers, Fred (Sally) Zedeker and Gary Zedeker, both of Zanesfield, Jim (Teresa) Zedeker of Powell and Dan Zedeker of Columbus; and many nieces and nephews.

Phil worked for Mr. Concrete and had previously worked at Gallatin Steel in Kentucky and also on the family swine farm.

He was a member of the Eagles and AMVETS and enjoyed old western movies. Phil exhibited swine at the county, state and national levels.

He was devoted to his family and his boxer dogs.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine. Pastor Ray Headings conducts a graveside service at 12:30 p.m. at Highland Memorial Cemetery, West Liberty.

Memorial contributions may be made to Go Boxer Rescue, P.O. Box 621, Dayton, OH 45405.

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