- Local Guide
H. Phil McKibans, 85, of New Bremen, died at 1:28 a.m. Monday, June 18, 2012, at his residence.
He was born March 28, 1927 in Akron, the son of Lillian (Trottman) and Howard McKibans. On May 14, 1949, he married Dorothy E. Milroy and she survives in New Bremen.
Also surviving are a daughter, Deborah Schrolucke, of New Knoxville, and two sons, Timothy McKibans, of Atlanta, Ga., and Thomas McKibans of Wellington, Fla.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Faith Alliance Church in New Bremen, with the Rev.Thomas Sager officiating. Burial will follow at Pilger Ruhe Cemetery in New Knoxville.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen and on from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Contributions may be made to the Grand Lake Hospice or to the church memorial fund.