Thomas Phillips

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Thomas G. Phillips, 64, of Shiloh, IL, born June 21, 1957, in Belleville, IL, died Monday, February 28, 2022, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.

Tom worked as a billing clerk at Sigman Heating & Air Conditioning, Belleville, IL. He loved to golf and watch NASCAR .

He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul “Hopper” and Elizabeth “Betty”, nee Gain, Phillips; and a brother-in-law, Chuck Staff.

He is survived by his partner, Linda Abbott, and her children, Heidi (Dan Ingram) Abbott-Ingram, and their children Kyia and Misha, and Corey (Erica) Abbott, and their child, Westyn; three sisters, Mary Jo (Jon) Teague, Beth (Jeff) Buehlhorn, and Ellen Staff; two brothers, Michael (Barbara) Phillips and Paul (Margie) Phillips; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation:  Friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Wednesday, March 9, 2022, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.


Burial will be at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery.



7 Comments on Thomas Phillips

Paul Czerniejewski said : Guest Report Mar 15, 2022 at 7:03 PM

R.I.P. Tom….

  • Swansea
  • Illinois
Tony Heafner said : Guest Report Mar 11, 2022 at 8:54 PM

Tom and I were best friends at Cathedral grade school and he was an usher at my wedding. We later went separate paths and I am sorry to hear about his passing. We had many good times just being kids which I will always remember and treasure.

  • IL
Tony Laquet said : Guest Report Mar 07, 2022 at 10:04 PM

So sorry to hear about Tom’s passing. Keeping all of you in my prayers.

  • Algonquin
  • IL
Cynthia Scharringhausen said : Guest Report Mar 07, 2022 at 9:42 AM

So sad to hear of Tom's passing. I enjoyed working with Tom. Prayers to the family and friends.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Kim Lougeay said : Guest Report Mar 05, 2022 at 7:50 AM

Sorry to hear of Tommy’s passing. Prayers to all of the family for your loss. May God lay his hands on each of you and help you through this difficult time of healing ❤️‍🩹

  • Smithton
  • Il
Griff Baker said : Guest Report Mar 04, 2022 at 11:14 AM

So sorry. Will miss Tom lots

  • Belleville
  • Illinois
DEBI BOEVING said : Guest Report Mar 04, 2022 at 9:36 AM

Beth: So very sorry to hear about your brother passing. Prayers to your whole family.

  • Smithton
  • IL

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