Monty K. Phillips, age 65 of Greenwood, IN, passed from this life on Tuesday October 13, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Hammond, IN on Wednesday February 2, 1955 to Fred E. and Pearl Phillips. He is a graduate of Hammond High School class of 1973. After graduation Monty joined the workforce at U.S. Steel where he was an apprentice millwright. After leaving U.S. Steel he spent many years working in the food service industry.
Family was very important to Monty and he especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Monty is survived by his beloved wife Melissa, his sons Fred of Greenwood, and Vincent of Valparaiso, and a daughter Vanessa of Indianapolis, two grandchildren, Brett and Natalie, four sisters Claudette Spaugh, Frieda Cummins, Brenda (Richard) Kemp, and Tyonia (Russell) Hodges, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Fred E. and Pearl Phillips and his brother Frederick D. Phillips.
A Celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Indiana Memorial Funeral Care Trafalgar Chapel is honored to be serving the Phillips family.
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