Phillip Edward Sloop, Jr., age 48 of Diamond, passed away Monday, October 10, 2016, at his home.
He was born June 9, 1968, in Dallas, Texas, to parents Sandra (McCormick) and Phillip Edward Sloop Sr. Phillip was affectionately known as "Eddie" to his family and friends. Eddie worked with his father as a mechanic in South Carolina, and always enjoyed working on cars. He also liked crafts, especially building model cars.
Eddie is survived by his mother Sandra Sloop, sisters: Candy Kay Vine and Zina Lynn Kaminski, as well as generations of nieces and nephews, and his aunt Jan Meire.
Eddie was preceded in death by his father, brother-in-law Robert Vine, and great-nephew John Adam Starkowsky.
Friends will be received Friday, October 21, 2016, from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM, with a funeral service following at 11:00 AM at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Interment will follow at West Cemetery in Palmyra Township.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 10-19-16)