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John E. Philp, age 68
October 15, 2019

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John E. Philp, age 68, of Waterloo, Nebraska died Sunday, September 1st 2019, in a drowning accident at West Shores Lake. John was born on August 26, 1951 in Waterloo, Iowa. He graduated from Reinbeck High School in 1969. He attended Ellsworth Community College, received a Finance degree from Drake University and an MBA from University of Nebraska Omaha. He retired from Union Pacific Railroad after 42 years of service. He was an avid golfer and golf ball hunter/collector, enjoyed traveling, and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Roxanne; two children: Heidi (John Tennis) and Justin (Monika); three grandchildren: Brinley Tennis, Hudson and Harper Philp; five sisters: Susan Philp Clarke, Diana Adams, Linda Wright, Sharon Dinshaw, Jennifer Johnson; Aunt Marian Lorenzen; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents: Edward and Marian Philp; grandparents: John and Dorothy Philp, and Lester and Inez Bicket.

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