FUNERAL SERVICES FOR

Phil Wake
Age - 90
8/29/1925 - 1/30/2016


Memorial Service
11:00 AM, 
Saturday, February 06, 2016
McKown Funeral Home
Columbus,  NE 
Reverend Murry Jay Johnston
will be officiating

Family will receive friends
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, 
Saturday, February 06, 2016
McKown Funeral Home
Columbus,  NE 

Burial
Valley View Cemetery
Genoa,  NE 
Military Honors By
Edward H. Larson Post #144
American Legion Honor Guard
     
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Phil died Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Independence House in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Philip Marshall Wake was born August 29, 1925 in Genoa, Nebraska to Thomas Leslie and Edna (Marshall) Wake. After graduating Genoa High, he served in the US Navy during WWII. He married Allene Berlin in Genoa Nebraska in 1950. Philip enjoyed a 35 year career with GTE in the communities of Genoa, Neligh, Newman Grove, Albion and Columbus.

He is survived by:

Wife: Allene Wake
Children: Cynthia Reed (Bill); Linda Slonecker (Steve); Marsha Miller (Mike); Monica Drozd (Andy)
and Shane Wake (Lori)
Grandchildren: Sean Casey, Megan Casey (Shawn Levitt); Andrea, Allison (fiance Graham Jura) and Thomas Slonecker; Leslie Birchard (Jared) and Amy Points; Molly and Maddie Drozd
Great grandchildren: Ellsie and Cash Points and Isaac Birchard

He was preceded in death by parents, Thomas and Edna Wake and four siblings.
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