Philip Harrison McKINSTRY
- Born: 1915, Southbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts
- Marriage: Lucille Marie Antoinette RENO in 1938 in Southbridge, Massachusetts
- Died: Jul 2000, Soutbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts at age 85
Paper: Worcester Telegram & Gazette (MA)
Message: PHILIP H. MCKINSTRY, 85
Date: July 14, 2000
SOUTHBRIDGE -- Philip H. McKinstry, 85, of Lebanon Hill Road, a retired aircraft company worker, died Thursday, July 13, in Harrington Memorial Hospital, Southbridge, after an illness.
He leaves his wife of 62 years, Lucille (Reno) McKinstry; two sons, Russell H. McKinstry of West Yarmouth and Ronald P. McKinstry of Mansfield; two da ughters, Diana Frost of Acton and Marilyn L. McKinstry of Middleton; a sister, Jean Guardiani of Southbridge; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; several nephews and nieces. Two brothers, George and William McKinstry, and three sisters, Margaret Piehl, JoAnn Crocker and Elizabeth Landine, all died before him. He was born in Southbridge, son of Harrison and Davida (Maxwell) McKinstry. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.Mr. McKinstry worked at Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. in Stratford, Conn., before retiring.
He was a member of Notre Dame Parish.
He made tools. He worked for a company in Southbridge, was laid off, and moved to Acton, where he got a new job, where his son Russ grew up.
The funeral will be Saturday, July 15, from Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home, 51 Marcy St., with a Mass at 11 a.m. in Notre Dame Church, 446 Main St. Calling hours are from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 15, in the funeral home.
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Philip married Lucille Marie Antoinette RENO, daughter of Peter (Pierre) RENO and Diana BASTIEN, in 1938 in Southbridge, Massachusetts. (Lucille Marie Antoinette RENO was born in 1914 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.)