Harry Phillips

Harry S. Phillips

Monday, October 20th, 1924 - Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Harry Phillips, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Harry Phillips

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Harry's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Harry's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Harry S. Phillips Obituary

Harry S. (Hal) Phillips passed away on July 2nd, 2020. He was born in New York City in 1924 and lived in the Armonk, Chappaqua, and Mt. Kisco area for over 60 years.

After being drafted at age 19 during World War II, he went on to become a First Lieutenant, Infantry and served in the Pacific theater. Following a recall to active duty during the Korean War, he served as a psychological warfare officer in the Far East.

Mr. Phillips was a journalism graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he was a member of Chi Psi fraternity. In 1949 he was Sports Editor of The Daily Cardinal.

After writing for the Wisconsin State Journal, he embarked on a career in corporate communications, retiring in 1989 as a Senior Vice President of the Irving Trust Company and member of the senior management committee.

He and his wife, Mary, were members of the Whippoorwill Club in Armonk for over 50 years.

Hal is survived by four children: Dr. Katharine Phillips, Barbara Phillips, Carol Phillips Ewin (and her husband, Ed Ewin) and his son, William Phillips. His wife, Mary, passed away on April 21st, 2014.

All funeral arrangements are private.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Harry
No funeral details available.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Harry here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Harry S. Phillips by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: