Arthur Wendell Lavern Phillips, 49, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday at Ascension All Saints Medical Center.  He was born in Racine on April 3, 1969.

Arthur was a graduate of Washington Park High School “Class of 1987.”  He had been an employee of twenty-five years at Hribar Bros.  He was a member of and enjoyed shooting at the Winchester Gun Club.  Arthur also loved entertaining and cooking for family and friends.

He will be dearly missed by his three children, Jasmine Janae Phillips, Ebony Phillips, Nakia Arthur Jordan Phillips; mother of his children, Kristina Rodriguez; his grandchildren, Julian Armani Phillips, Dallas Renee Phillips; his mother, Geneva Phillips; brother, Cameron Richard Alexander Phillips; his significant other, Theresa Maria Aronson and her daughter, Hana Lexus Aronson; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Arthur and Anna Phillips.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Reverend Roy Carter officiating.  Relatives and friends may meet with the family Sunday at the funeral home from 12 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m.  Private interment will be held.