Douglas Phillips, 45, chief technician of radiation oncology at Genesee Hospital, Rochester, died Sunday (Aug. 23, 1998) in Our Lady of Victory Hospital, Lackawanna, after a brief illness.
A lifelong Buffalo-area resident, he received his degree in radiation technology from Erie Community College. He worked at Eastman Kodak Co. in Rochester before beginning his career with Genesee Hospital.
He was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ and served as its council president. He was an avid toy collector, loved gardening and was a science-fiction fan.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara of West Seneca; a daughter, Deanna L. of Rochester, and son, Steven D., both of West Seneca; his parents, Corinne and Charles of Orchard Park; three sisters, Eileen Elliott of Hancock, N.H., Linda Phillips Palo of Venice, Calif. and Susan Hassenfratz of Orchard Park; and two brothers, Gary of Orchard Park and Robert of West Seneca.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in St. Peter's Church, 1475 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Orchard Park.