January 12, 1957 - November 5, 2018
Martha "Marti" Ann Phillips, 61 of South Lebanon, Ohio passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018 after a two-month illness. She is the loving wife of Steve Phillips. Marti was born on January 12, 1957 to the late Lawrence and Virginia (Schulte) Felhaus in Covington, KY.
Marti is survived by her sister Peggy Feldhaus and brother Andrew (Mary) Feldhaus. Also survived by three sisters-in-law Nan (John) McCart, Sally (Mackey) Hartman, Susan (Randy) Kleine, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Marti served her country honorably in the United States Army Intelligence in Korea from 1977 to 1978. She was a business major and worked in that field for many years before deciding to change her career path. After going back to college, she obtained a bachelor's degree in nursing at age 50 and began a career in healthcare. Marti loved all animals and was especially fond of her two Chihuahuas, Chet and Bernie.
A public visitation will be held at Evans Funeral Home 1944 OH 28, Goshen, Ohio 45122 on Thursday, November 8, from 6 PM to 8 PM. Military honors will be conducted at 7:45 PM. Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 9, beginning at 10 AM at Bible Baptist Church 5275 Morrow-Cozaddale Rd, Morrow, OH 45152 with pastor Steve Bell officiating.
In lieu of flowers, and in honor of Marti's service in the Army and love for pets, memorial contributions can be made to a veteran's organization or pet organization of your choice.