Phillip David "Phil" Rosebrough, 55, of McPherson passed away at 11:29 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017 suddenly at McPherson Hospital.
Phil was born in Salina on Nov. 13, 1961, a son of Linda Mae (Shaw) and Gaylord David Rosebrough.
Phil attended Roosevelt grade school, Park School, McPherson Junior High School and McPherson High School. He later attended Salina Vo-Tech, Salina.
He was a member of First Baptist Church McPherson, where he was baptized and married.
Through the years Phil worked at W.R. Mill, CertainTeed Corporation, assistant manager for Pizza Hut, USD 418 where he worked at the McPherson Senior High and Middle School as a custodian, and was a custodian for NCRA.
Phil enjoyed fishing, playing and watching sports from basketball, football, track, and baseball, was an avid Chief's fan, University of Kansas basketball, Kansas State football, he enjoyed history and science, he loved Pepsi and Crème Brulee and going to music concerts and spending time with his family.
Phillip D. Rosebrough was united in marriage to Beverly J. Peterson on March 23, 1985 at McPherson.
The young couple established their first home together in McPherson. This union was blessed with the birth of two daughters, Amber and Saige.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 31 years, Bev Rosebrough of McPherson; his daughters, Amber Bowen and her husband Nicholas of McPherson, and Saige Rosebrough of McPherson; his parents, Linda and Gaylord Rosebrough of McPherson; his brothers, Troy Rosebrough of McPherson, and Tim Rosebrough of Mountain Home, Arkansas; his five grandchildren, Hudson Krehbiel, Nash Bowen, Knox Bowen, Cruz Bowen, and Garrett Zimmer; his feline companion, Mouse; other relatives and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Evelyn and Ben Shaw, and paternal grandparents, Gordie and Glenna Rosebrough; and two aunts, Barbara Heitsman and Gordalee Brumley; and a feline companion, Ebony.
A time of remembering will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017 at the First Baptist Church in the East room, McPherson.
Private family graveside service will take place at the Mission Hill Cemetery, rural Smolan, with Pastor Kevin Putman officiating.
Family requests donations to Phil Rosebrough Memorial Fund, and they can be sent in care of the Glidden - Ediger Funeral Home, 222 W. Euclid St., McPherson, Kansas 67460.