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Volkmar "Jim" K. Philippsen

August 9, 1944 October 22, 2018
Volkmar "Jim" K. Philippsen
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Volkmar K. “Jim” Philippsen, 74, of Plymouth Meeting, PA died peacefully at home on October 22, 2018. He was the loving husband of Marguerite C. (Norton) Philippsen for 49 years. Jim was born in Tiegenhof, Danzig, Germany on August 9, 1944 to the late Otto and Elfriede (Grubnau) Philippsen. He worked in the golf industry for many years; he started his career at Woodlawn Golf Course in Ramstein, Germany and also worked at Westover Country Club, Sunnybrook Golf Club, Plymouth Country Club and Old York Road Country Club. Jim loved golfing, soccer, and collecting stamps. He was a member of Epiphany of Our Lord Church. Along with his wife Marguerite, his is survived by his children Kurt O. Philippsen and fiancé Kristy, James P. Philippsen and wife Jennifer, Gale M. Mann and husband Brent, his grandchildren Alexzander and Sharayah Philippsen, Angela, Howard, Leigh-Anne Quillen, and James Philippsen, Jr., his sibilings Manfred Philippsen of Mackenbach bei Kaiserslautern, Germany and Ingelore Bruno of Shillington, PA. A Viewing will be held Friday evening October 26, 2018, from 6:00PM-8:00PM and Saturday from 9:30-10:30AM at the Emil J. Ciavarelli Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 516 Fayette Street Conshohocken, PA 19428. Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 11:00AM at Epiphany of Our Lord Church, 3050 Walton Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462. Entombment will be in St. Patrick Mausoleum.


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Viewing

Friday

26

Oct

6:00 PM 10/26/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Ciavarelli - Conshohocken

516 Fayette St.
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Ciavarelli - Conshohocken
516 Fayette St. Conshohocken 19428 PA
United States

Viewing

Saturday

27

Oct

9:30 AM 10/27/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 10/27/2018 10:30:00 AM
Ciavarelli - Conshohocken

516 Fayette St.
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Ciavarelli - Conshohocken
516 Fayette St. Conshohocken 19428 PA
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

27

Oct

11:00 AM 10/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
Epiphany of Our Lord Church

3050 Walton Road
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Epiphany of Our Lord Church
3050 Walton Road Plymouth Meeting 19462 PA
US

Cemetery Details

Location

St. Patrick's Cemetery Final Resting Place

2300 Dekalb Pike
Norristown, PA 19401

2300 Dekalb Pike Norristown 19401 PA
US
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