Born October 11, 1944, in Moose Jaw Saskatchewan, Philip Raymond Whittingstall, 73, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 26, 2017, in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
He is survived by his loving wife Joanna, children Nichola (Michael), Daniel, and Jeremy (Tara), and 5 grandchildren; Naomi, Kaleb, Samuel, Joshua and Benjamin.
Philip was a caring father and dear friend who many called "Uncle Phil". With his broad smile, Philip easily made friends wherever he worked and travelled, and was most at home at the beach or on a sailboat. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Private family visitation, with funeral held on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 at noon with public visitation starting at 11:30am. Officiated by Randy Rathjen and Wayne Siewert, held at Fort Langley Evangelical Free Church, 8870 Glover Rd, Fort Langley. Burial will follow at 2pm in the Fort Langley cemetery 23105 St. Andrews Avenue. Reception to follow.