Phillip D. Lawyer, 41, died Sept. 2, 2009.
Mr. Lawyer was born Jan. 16, 1968. He was a life-long resident of the Rogue Valley and a 1985 graduate of Eagle Point High School. He married Sandra Nielson in 1994.
Mr. Lawyer was an avid outdoorsman and loved to take his children fishing and camping. He was a long-time member of the W.A.B.D.L.
He is survived by his five children, Taylor, 18, Carter, 14, Zane,12, Steen, 8, and Aven, 8; his parents, Dale and Betty Lawyer, of Shady Cove; sisters, Laurie Lawyer, of Portland, Cheryl Mattson of Willamina, Ore., and Vickie Tompkins of Medford.
There was a celebration of life get-together at the Upper Rogue Community Center in Shady Cove on Sept. 12 for family and friends.