Phillip Timothy Gonso

1959 - 2019

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Phillip Gonso, 59, of Findlay, passed away at his residence on Sunday, April 28, 2019. He was born on September 4, 1959 to the late Amy and Harry Gonso. He married Wendy Kennedy and she survives along with a daughter, Kendra (Nicholas) Cottrell of Lyndhurst, Ohio; and two grandsons: Conner and Griffin. He is also survived by three brothers: Harry (Lucy) Gonso, Jr of Indianapolis, IN, David (Pat) Gonso of Ocala, FL, and Rodney (Patti) Gonso of Indianapolis, IN; two sisters: Carol (Steve) Loach of Findlay, and Becky (Phil) Chubb of Charlotte, NC; and 13 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two nieces. Phillip worked for Hearthside Foods in McComb. A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. Online condolences can be expressed by visiting Beam me up, Scotty.

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To : The family of Phil
Date :Thursday, May 2nd 2019
From : Bill Kelley
I worked with Phil for many years. He always had a easy smile and kind word. There isn't many people left in the world like him anymore. I know he will be missed by many, including myself. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

To : Kendra and Family
Date :Tuesday, April 30th 2019
From : Aunt Judy Uncle Carl
Kendra, we are sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. He was a nice man with a gentle spirit and I always enjoyed talking to him. Prayers for you and your family as you journey through this difficult time. God give you comfort as you remember him with cherished memories.

To : Kendra Nick Conner Griffin
Date :Tuesday, April 30th 2019
From : Love Grandma Marlene Kennedy
So sorry about your dad. I am so glad I got to speak to him several times before he passed. He was a proud grandpa! I will always be here for you. Lots of hugs. Love grandma

To : Gonso family
Date :Wednesday, May 1st 2019
From : Crystal Harmon
Sorry about the passing of Phil he was a nice person to talk to and work with

To : DavePat Gonso family
Date :Wednesday, May 1st 2019
From : Mike Pat Harris
To the entire Gonso family, we offer our condolences and prayers to your family on your loss.
Mike & Pat Harris

To : The Gonso Family
Date :Wednesday, May 1st 2019
From : Candace Glaspie
Phil was a blessing to work with. He was a welcoming guy with a smile on his face every time I saw him. He will be missed. May prayers and peace be with you all.

To : Gonso Family
Date :Wednesday, May 1st 2019
From : Frankie Duling
I'm sorry for your loss. I worked with Phil. He was always such a pleasure to be around. All ways happy and smiling. Friendly to everyone. RIP Phil or as he would say "Mister". One last fist bump Phil. You will truly be missed.

To : Family of Phil
Date :Wednesday, May 1st 2019
From : Sandra Davis
Deepest condolences to Phils entire family, worked with him at Hearthside, such a nice guy, never heard him complain.Always called people buddy or pal.Rest easy Phil, God Bless