Phillip Andrew Garner
August 13, 1951 ~ February 4, 2022
Phillip Andrew Garner our loving brother passed away at his home with family around him from complications of cancer. He was the second of nine children born to Wayne G. and Elaine C. Garner.
He graduated from Ogden High School in 1969. While going to school he worked at Smith’s Food King. He then joined the United States Navy and served for 11 years. He was stationed on the USS Holland AS-32, based in Roda, Spain; USS Samuel Grompers AD-37 South Carolina: Naval Supply Center, San Francisco, California; Naval Station Midway Island; USS George Philip FFG-12, San Diego, California. After leaving the Navy, he went to work as a machinist at Hill Air Force Base where he retired after 30 years.
He was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling. One trip included England, Scotland, and Ireland. He loved getting in the car and just going for a drive, which often included parts of Utah, Idaho, and California. He was even known to return forgotten items left at the family home by his sisters. For trips to California and Disneyland, he was always willing to go. He collected Dragons, books, videos, and other memorabilia. He enjoyed cooking, painting, and other crafts.
Phillip is su rvived by Brent (Kathryn) Garner, Suanne (Chuck) Andersen, Daleen Garner, Barbara (Steve) Shattuck, Denise (Ross) Hartenbower, Craig (Shelly) Garner, Von (Jennie) Garner, Kathleen (Kris) Smedley. He also has 20 nieces and nephews and 68 Greats. His parents preceded him in death.
We will miss you, our loving brother.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 11, 2022 at 2 p.m. at the Lindquist’s Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd., Ogden. Friends may visit with family on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Friday from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the mortuary. Interment, Lindquist’s Memorial Gardens of the Wasatch, 1718 Combe Road, where military honors will be accorded.