Heather Lynn Phillips
Heather Lynn Phillips, age 37, of Shelby, died Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer.
Heather was born November 15, 1983 in Shelby. She was a 2003 graduate of Shelby High School and Pioneer Career and Technology Center where she was a part of their career business academy. She later attended The Ohio State University. Heather was incredibly artistic, enjoying crafting and drawing, and had a tremendous quick-witted sense of humor. She truly had a giving heart, was always comforting others, and was quickly a friend to anyone in need.
Heather was dedicated completely to raising her 3 daughters, who survive: Makailyn Detillion (fiancé, Aaron Patterson) a current student at the University of Findlay, Jocelyn Moore, and Brooklyn Moyer both at home; her mother and stepfather: Margaret M. “Peg” (MacKinnon) and Chris Rundag of Shelby; 3 brothers: Ryan (Kristen) Phillips of Attica, Jesse Phillips of Shelby, and Jordan Spade of Shelby; step-brother: Luke Rundag; nieces and nephew: Annabelle, Rozalyn, and Maddox; grandmothers: Mazie Lacy and Marilyn Rundag; special aunt: Patricia MacKinnon (Tom Franco); and numerous friends and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her father: Glenn Edward Phillips; her grandfather: Richard Lacy; and her daughter Makailyn’s father: Scot Detillion.
Family and friends are welcome on Friday, October 22, 2021from 4-7 pm at the Penwell Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby. Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to assist with offsetting funeral expenses.
Appropriate ways to express sympathy for those unable to attend may be done by leaving an online condolence on Heather’s obituary at www.PenwellTurner.com or by leaving a comment on her post on the funeral home’s Facebook page, Facebook.com/PenwellFuneral.