Mount Vernon News
  • Philip E. Gentile

  • January 5, 2011

SUNBURY — Philip Edwin Gentile, 56, of Sunbury, died Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, at St. Ann’s Hospital.

He was the son of Franklin J. Gentile and the late Elizabeth A. (Jones) Gentile. A fire protection engineer with XL Insurance, he served as president of the Porter/Kingston Fire District.

Survived by his wife, Lisa (Pratt); daughter, Ann (Jeff) Murdock; son, David (Regina) Gentile; grandson, Grayson Murdock; sisters, Margaret Kennedy, Cathy Zappia, Mary Gish; brothers, Peter and Paul; sister-in-law, Michelle Adkins; and many extended family members and friends.

Friends may call Thursday from 4-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury. Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday at 11 a.m. at St. John Neumann Church, 9633 E. Ohio 37, Sunbury, with the Rev. Father James Wehner celebrant.

Contributions to OSU Burn Unit Development Fund, 410 W. 10th Ave., N748 Doan Hall, Columbus, OH 43210. Condolences at

  • Print


© Copyright 2013 Progressive Communications. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed, without the expressed permission of Progressive Communications. 740-397-5333  1-800-772-5333  Facebook  YouTube  Twitter   Google Currents