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PHILLIPS, Fr. Rene F., O.F.M.
PHILLIPS - Fr. Rene F., O.F.M. Of Buffalo, NY, April 15, 2013. Son of the late George and Florence (Connors) Phillips; dear brother of George Kevin (late Ellen) Phillips of Derby, late Paul Robert and Joseph Howard Phillips; nephew of the late Sr. Margaret Ann Connors, O.S.F.; also survived by the Franciscan Community of the Holy Name Province of New York City. The family will be present to receive friends Saturday and Sunday from 4-8 PM at the O'CONNELL-MURPHY FUNERAL HOME, 2286 South Park Ave. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Our Lady of Victory Basilica at 9:15 AM on Monday. Please assemble at church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his name to Fr. Baker Services. Interment in the family plot in Holy Cross Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.oconnell-murphy.com