Philip Amadon Kolvoord

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“I remember Phil dropping by to chat with my folks about duck hunting and such like including the story about my sister plucking the ducks Phil had...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Lou and Peder Marcussen - VT

“Hi Louise -I just wanted to say how sorry I was to read about Phil's passing and his challenge with Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's is such a devastating...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Lynn Russell - South Burlington, VT

3 of 14 | Posted by: Lynn Russell - South Burlington, VT

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Ann Wells - Essex Junction, VT

“Louise,So sorry to hear of Phil's passing. I always enjoyed his sense of humor. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Daniele Roussel (Overton) - VT

“Louise, Steven and Robert - My condolences on the loss of your husband and father. I will always remember Phil for his good sense of humor, his...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: James Benson Jr. - Shelburne, VT

“Louise,My condolences to yourself and the boys on the passing of Phil. I always enjoyed talking sports with him. Sincerely,Joe Prairie ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Joe Prairie - New London, NC

“Sorry to learn of your loss Louise.Remembering "good" memories of asuper man. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Jean & Tucker Leonard - FL

“Dear Louise and sons, I was sorry to learn that Phil had died. Your family struggle with a devastating disease has ended. He gave much to his...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Louise, Steven, Robert and the extended Kolvoord Family, my thoughts are with you ... remembering Phil 'talked his way' onto a cruise ship in Bermuda...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Bill Willey - Paris, KY

“Steve, So sorry to hear of the passing of your Father, All though I never met him it appears he had quite the life. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Jeff Stoner - Hagerstown, MD

“Alas, my Brother. Your Masonic working tools have slipped from your grasp. Your Earthly work is done. Well done, good and faithful servant. Enter,...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Stephen Holcomb - Hardwick, VT

“Steve,I'm very sorry for your loss. May the love of family and friends comfort you during these difficult days, my most heartfelt condolences.C...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: C LaRose

“RIP, Phil. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Rich Feeley - Ocala, FL

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Philip was born on September 7, 1932 and passed away on Saturday, March 11, 2017.

Philip was a resident of Essex, Vermont at the time of passing.

Phil graduated from Walpole High School and the University of Virginia where he held two degrees Philosophy 1953 and Law 1956.

Visiting hours will be from 4:00 - 7:00 pm on Friday March 24th at Corbin and Palmer Funeral Home 9 Pleasant Street Essex Junction. A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at First Congregational Church in Essex Junction at 1 pm on Saturday March 25th.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Children's Literacy Foundation http:clifonline.org or 1536 Loomis Hill Road Waterbury Center VT 05677 or the First Congregational Church 1 Church St. Essex Junction 05452.