Obituaries

John Phillip Lillig III 2009 - 2009 Basehor

Mass of Christian Burial for John Phillip Lillig III, 56, Basehor, will be 10 a.m. Friday, May 8, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 15410 Leavenworth Rd., Basehor.
Burial will follow at Holy Angels Cemetery, Basehor.
Friends may call one hour before the service.
Visitation will be 4:30-8 p.m. Thursday at Holy Angels Parish Hall, 15410 Leavenworth Rd., Basehor.
Mr. Lillig was born Feb. 26, 1953, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of John and Judy Lillig, Jr.
Mr. Lillig was a 1971 graduate of Bishop Ward High School and truly enjoyed coaching football for the CYO. He was united in marriage to Vicki Alfino on October 24, 1975. He was employed by the Kansas Department of Transportation for over 35 years and was a valuable inspector, working out of the Bonner Springs office. His love of life and outdoor activities included gardening, hunting, fishing, smoking meat and watching KU Basketball games. He was very devoted to the Holy Angels Cemetery Association for many years, as well as the Knights of Columbus and Parish Council.
Survivors include his wife, Vicki, of the home; two daughters, Christy Dow and Carrie Handy; one son, Shawn Lillig; his mother, Judy Lillig; one brother, Mike Lillig; one sister, Colleen Mann; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Angels Cemetery Association, Caring Bridge Web site or to the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired, care of Christy Dow, 6403 Millridge St., Shawnee 66218.
Arrangements: Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.