Obituary of Philip E. Resch
Mr. Philip “Phip” Resch of DeWitt, NY passed away on May 4, 2019 in Syracuse, NY at the age of 91. He was preceded in death by his father, Emery Resch, mother, Helen Resch (nee Eddy) and sister, Caroline Hosler. Uncle Phip is survived by his nephews, Ted (Melanie) Hosler of Bloomsburg, PA, and Jonathan (Alison) Hosler of Ringoes, NJ, niece, Betsy DeBloom of Greenville, SC; and many grandnieces and grandnephews.
Phip was a lifelong resident of DeWitt, NY. He graduated from Syracuse University and was a math teacher in the Fayetteville-Manlius School District for 22 years. He worked for many years at DeWitt Sports and Syracuse Yachts. Phip was a member of the DeWitt Fire Department for 69 years. He was also actively involved with the Toggenburg ski patrol, Boy Scout Troop 22, the DeWitt Historical Society and Meals on Wheels. Phip was an avid skier, bicyclist, hiker and outdoorsman.
A time of visitation will be held on Saturday, May 18, at 9:00 a.m. at DeWitt Community Church, 3600 Erie Blvd East, Syracuse, NY 13214, with a memorial service at 10:30 a.m. immediately following. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the DeWitt Fire Department, 4500 East Genesee Street, DeWitt, NY 13214.
Arrangements are with Fairchild & Meech DeWitt Chapel.