Phillip passed away May 16, 2017 at the age of 81 years, 2 months and 23 days.
Phillip was bon February 23, 1936 in Clearfield, Iowa to Gerald and Ariel (Greene) Keller.
He attended Diagonal Community School. He married Mary Pine on June 9, 1957. Phillip lived and farmed on the family farm until retiring and moving to Colorado Springs, Colorado, in 1990.
In 2004, Phillip and Mary moved to Tucson, Arizona full time after spending many winters there. Phillip enjoyed hunting, woodworking, doing craft shows and spending time with his grandsons.
Phillip is survived by wife, Mary of Tucson, Arizona, daughter, Rhonda Keller, Colorado Springs, Colorado, grandsons, Chase Girard (wife, Martha and daughter, Mileena) and Tyler Girard also of Colorado Springs, Danny Girard (wife, Kim, daughter, Abby and son, Aiden) of Clearfield, Utah, sister, Barbara Walter, Mount Ayr and nephews, Eric and Roger Walter, Mount Ayr.
Preceding him in death were his parents and his son, Ken.
No services are planned and burial will take place at Bethel Cemetery in Diagonal at a later date.
Memorial contributions will be decided later.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, June of 2017