Phillip Rothchild

Thursday, December 3, 2009

CAIRO, Ill. -- Phillip Darrell Rothchild, 65, of Phoenix, formerly of Cairo, Mound City, and Herrin, Ill., died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, in Winslow, Ariz.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, with the Revs. Jerome Fortenberry and John Agbasiera as celebrants. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Mounds, Ill., with military honors by area veterans organizations and the U.S. Army.

Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City is in charge of arrangements.