Philip C. Sylvester, 63, of Dayton, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the family residence.
He was preceded in death by his parents, David Frost Sylvester and Edith Brake Sylvester.
He is survived by his wife, Garnet Sylvester; son, Jason Sylvester of Sturgis, Mich.; daughters: Tracy Fowler of Hanna, Wyo., and Janet Sylvester of Dayton; nine grandchildren; one sister, Gail Findlay of Lake Orion, Mich.; two brothers: Bill Sylvester and Jeffrey Sylvester, both of Lake Orion, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 7 tonight, July 31, 2014, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Rev. Sam Olsen officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 this evening at the funeral home prior to the service.