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John R. Phillips

June 22, 1966 — September 15, 2016

John Robert Phillips, 50, passed away suddenly in his home Thursday, September 15, 2016. He was born June 22, 1966, in Tarentum. son of John and Olivia (Jentgens) Phillips of Tarentum, brother of Julie (Nick) Taraborrelli of Lower Burrell. Also survived by niece and nephew Olivia and Dylan (Young) Pompa, and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. John was a beautiful soul which came out in the music he played his entire life, and will be sadly missed. He was preceded in death by his sister, Lisa R. Young, paternal grandparents, John and Mary Phillips, maternal grandparents Edward and Elizabeth Jentgens. Friends will be received on Friday from 6-8 PM in the Cicholski-Zidek Funeral Home, Inc. 1522 Carlisle St. Natrona Heights 724-224-8688. Funeral services and burial will be private. To send an on line condolence please visit

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