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“Tony, thanks for all the good times we had back in the day, you will be remembered and missed always !! JK. ”
1 of 43 | Posted by: James Joseph Kulbacki - MI

“My prayers are with Tony's family in there time of mourning.I will miss Tony greatly but will never forget the great friendship we had over the years...Read More »
2 of 43 | Posted by: Chris Crawford - chesterfield, MI

“I have been around the Phipps family for 40 yrs, ever since Sue and I met in kindergarten. I grew up with Tony and after my own big brother moved...Read More »
3 of 43 | Posted by: Nancy (Ostaszewski) Messina - MI

“It seemed like yesterday we were kids planning parties and tony always laughing , or making a joke. His favorite was pushing his little sisters Sue's...Read More »
4 of 43 | Posted by: Kelly Lale (Harris) - MI

“Today is one week since I lost my big brother. We didn't always see eye to eye, but you always had my back, and my heart. I have read all the kind...Read More »
5 of 43 | Posted by: sue rush - sterling hts, MI

“We had a lot of rocky moments but I loved you and always will. I will miss your humor, your personality, your careing. You gave me the most...Read More »
6 of 43 | Posted by: Jennifer Phipps - Pembroke Pines, FL

“Tony we will all miss you, very big loss for Schindler and Miami International. All the guys at MIA. ”
7 of 43 | Posted by: James Venuto - plantation, FL

“tony you were a good big brother we had alot of real good times when we were younger and more when we got older I will miss all that but most of all...Read More »
8 of 43 | Posted by: robin and don hunter and family - MI

“My heart is heavy and sad. Many memories of us as kids growing up, you and Sue, me, Tori, and Anthony. The five of us were like siblings instead of...Read More »
9 of 43 | Posted by: Dina Buck - Macomb, MI

“Tony,our dear nephew, you are so loved & will be missed by all of us. Was looking forward to seing you in Oct. but guess it wasn't to be.Our heart...Read More »
10 of 43 | Posted by: Angelo & Glenna Bonanni - Warren, MI

“tony I love you and will always miss you god be with you my sweet nephew love aunt billie and mark ”
11 of 43 | Posted by: june & mark wilder - warren, MI

“So young. He will be greatly missed. ”
12 of 43 | Posted by: karen crawford - walled lake, MI

“Tony you will "bust u'm up in heaven" a line we greeted each other with for 20 + years, will live in my heart forever. I was very happy to connect...Read More »
13 of 43 | Posted by: Phil - Oxford, MI - Freind

“Many prayers and thoughts for the loss of Tony such a wonderful guy taken away too soon. Lots of love and prayers to you all. Stona ”
14 of 43 | Posted by: Stona Lilly - Pueblo, CO - cousin

“So sad for life to end so soon. You will be missed I'm sure. Prayers and thoughts for your family. ”
15 of 43 | Posted by: Licha Ortiz - Pueblo, CO - cousin

“I am sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you all Tony was a wonderful person and will never be forgotten. Chuck Miller & family ”
16 of 43 | Posted by: Chuck Miller - Pueblo, CO

“I'm so sorry to learn of Tony's passing. I have so many great memories of Tony from Warren High. I remember all the football practices- Tony was so...Read More »
17 of 43 | Posted by: Michael Lopez - Rochester, MI

“I am so sorry to hear of Tony's death. My late brother and I hung out with Tony alot at his house on Chicago Rd. RIP Tony Phipps. ”
18 of 43 | Posted by: Tony Turturice - Warren, MI

“Tony was like my second big brother, I will cherish every moment I got to spend with him. Forever in my heart big brother. ”
19 of 43 | Posted by: Deann Crawford - Chesterfield, MI

“Friendly, funny & smiling, truly a nice guy. Very sad loss. Will keep your family in our prayers. ”
20 of 43 | Posted by: Tammy Nixon Hund - Howell, MI

“Very sorry to hear the news. We have very fond memories of Tony and the time we spent with him. He will be greatly missed by all of us. Michelle &...Read More »
21 of 43 | Posted by: Ron Miesch - Macomb Township, MI

“My heart is heavy with the passing of Tony. I will always remember his great smile and friendship kindly. Prayers to the family for peace. ”
22 of 43 | Posted by: Michelle Hartfield - MI

“R.I.P. Tony. You will surely be missed - a wonderful person/ brother/ friend. Condolences , prayers and love to your familia. God bless. ”
23 of 43 | Posted by: Guilliana Viguet - FL

“So sorry to hear the news! Tony was a great guy who always had a smile on his face! Will never forget The Warren High memories! ”
24 of 43 | Posted by: Tony Monterosso - Lake Orion, MI

“So sad and so sorry to hear this news. May you be with all the angels in heaven. R.I.P. ”
25 of 43 | Posted by: Colleen (Hudson) Brunette - MI

“Would love to have seen you one more time to relive some high school idiocy. You left us with some great memories to reflect upon. You epitomized ...Read More »
26 of 43 | Posted by: Doug Hund - Howell, MI

“I have very sweet memories of Tony all the way back to Murthum Elementary. Every memory reminds me of a kind and very loving person. I am so very...Read More »
27 of 43 | Posted by: Sue Fuhrman-O'Brien - Walled Lake, MI

“My heart is deeply saddened at your time of sorrow to hear of your loss. Although I didn't know Tony well, I will always remember his larger than...Read More »
28 of 43 | Posted by: Shaunda Brown - Warren, MI

“I have many fond memories of Tony from high school school, very saddened to hear this news. My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time. ”
29 of 43 | Posted by: Kristen St Peter-Archer - Denver, CO

“Tony, you will be greatly missed. You were a sweet guy, a life taken away too soon! Rest in Peace ”
30 of 43 | Posted by: Patty Fernholz-Laur - MI

“Very sad to hear about the passing of Tony - a big man with a big heart. My respect and prayers to his family. ”
31 of 43 | Posted by: Chris Messina - Lake Orion, MI

“I was saddened by the news, my God bless you Tony! You will be missed! ”
32 of 43 | Posted by: Larry Lowe - Warren, MI

“My prayers go out to his family during this time of grief. He will be missed by many ”
33 of 43 | Posted by: Suzanne Breen - Belleville, MI

“I say DITTO to what Matt C said? Memory will NEVER be forgotten. ”
34 of 43 | Posted by: Denise Hubel - Lake Orion, MI

“I was very saddened to hear of the news...Thank you for being a part of my life. Your life was to short but the great the memories will live on. ...Read More »
35 of 43 | Posted by: Matt Chriss - Shelby Township, MI

“I was very saddened by this news. I have not seen my friend Tony in many years. But have been thinking a lot today about the many good times we...Read More »
36 of 43 | Posted by: Tom Folger - Zurich

“My husband and I were just talking about some of the great times we had with Tony in high school, a few days before we heard. Our hearts are now...Read More »
37 of 43 | Posted by: Julie LaMothe - Clinton township, MI

“I can't believe it--one of my dearest teenage friends. I hold many great memories of Tony. I'm certain he's continuing to make everyone smile up...Read More »
38 of 43 | Posted by: Keith Solomon - Chicago, IL

“Although I had not spoken to Tony in along time I will always remember what a great friend he was to me in high school. I am so sorry for your loss....Read More »
39 of 43 | Posted by: Michelle Lagrois Carey - MI

“Facebook recently reconnected us all in the last few years, and it was great to hear from you after all these years, to be cut way too short so...Read More »
40 of 43 | Posted by: Roni Mihelich - MI

“Your smile and personality will always be with us all. ”
41 of 43 | Posted by: Michael Exline - Lake Orion, MI

“Tony and Family, From Kindergarten to Graduation Day you always had a smile. You will be missed. We may not have seen each other in a long time...Read More »
42 of 43 | Posted by: Suzanne - Spring Hill, FL

“We may not have seen each other in quite a while, but our friendship during and after high school will always hold a special, and great time, in my...Read More »
43 of 43 | Posted by: WAYNE P BREAZ - FRASER, MI


Phippss, Joseph Anthony, 46, of Hollywood, passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2012. He was born in Madison Heights, Michigan to parents, Charles Adkins and Janice Phipps Curry. Joseph is survived by his son, Joshua Phipps; mother, Janice Curry; and sisters, Robin Hunter and Suzette Rush.

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