Danny C. Phillips

Danny C. Phillips

Jul 26, 1952 – Feb 10, 2017

Preceded in death by parents, Albert and Clara Phillips; brother, Albert Phillips; sister, Nancy Kraus.  Survived by wife, Nancy Phillips; children: Dawn Helms, Marc Phillips, and Eve Ambrose (Jon); stepchildren, Kim Grage (Brad) and Kristine Hysten; brothers: Dennis Phillips (Jeanette), David Phillips (Cathy), Donald Phillips (Terri), and John Phillips (Kelli); seven grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, Feb. 15th, 5pm to 7pm, with VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm at the Bel Air Chapel.  SERVICES Thursday, Feb. 16th, 9:15am, Bel Air Chapel to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL at 10am. Interment, Evergreen Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Friendship Program or Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.


Danny Charles Phillips passed away on February 10, 2017 at the age of 64. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1952.  He graduated from Central High School in 1970 and worked as a lineman for the telephone company.  After his retirement from Qwest in 2002, he enjoyed his work with The Friendship Program, providing transportation for senior and disabled members of the Omaha community.  He was also a skilled guitar player and was an active participant in the local music scene for almost fifty years.  He was a faithful husband, a devoted father and grandfather, and a loyal friend.


  • Ellen & Chas Lierk Posted February 11, 2017 6:41 pm

    We are holding our nieces and nephew in prayer. Hugs to the Phillips family. Danny played at our wedding, a good memory.

  • Marty Shafer Posted February 13, 2017 12:47 pm

    Don: So Saddened to learn about Danny’s passing. Enjoyed playing some gigs with him (and you) in the late 80s and early 90s. The memories through the music are sweet. Blessings… Marty Shafer

  • Bettie Holmes Posted February 13, 2017 6:00 pm

    With a heavy heart, we are so sorry for your loss,,,,,, Dawn, Mark, Eve….. Nancy…… Don, John, Dennis and families,,,,,,,, Danny always had a wonderful smile to greet everyone…… a wonderful person,,,,, and yes, always,,,, with the band… Good memories…… with all the PHILLIPS FAMILY,,,,,,, Peace be with each one of you…….. love and hugs,,,,,, Dave & Bettie Holmes,

  • Donna Humphries Posted February 13, 2017 10:08 pm

    I am deeply saddened by the loss of Danny. A fun loving, family man. My deepest condolences to each and every one of the wonderful Phillips family. I send my love and prayers for each of you. Donna

  • Gary and Sandy Evans Posted February 14, 2017 12:13 pm

    So Sorry to hear of Danny`s passing It was a great joy to share a stage with him.
    Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of the Phillips family.
    God Bless all of you. Gary and Sandy

  • Barbara Shousha Posted February 14, 2017 1:15 pm

    Love to all Phillips.

  • Jerry and Bridget Blum Posted February 15, 2017 12:00 pm

    So sorry to hear of your brother, Danny’s passing. Our prayers go out to Don and Terri and the entire Phillips’ family.

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