In Memory

Phillip E Bickel

Phillip E Bickel

Phillip E. Bickel 

   Phillip E. Bickel, 54, of Bellevue died unexpectedly on Sept. 23, 2000 at Battle Creek Health Systems.

   Mr. Bickel was born April 27, 1946 in Battle Creek, the son of Merrill and Ida (Lindsley) Bickel and had been a resident of the Bellevue and Charlotte area for 24 years, coming from Battle Creek. He was a 1964 graduate of Battle Creek Central High School, served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, and was currently employed as a truck driver for DLF Container in Battle Creek. He was a member of the Charlotte Congregation of the Jehovah’s Witnesses and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He married Susan Canfield May 21, 1966.

   He is survived by his wife, Susan; one daughter, Dena (James) Gritter of Cummings, Ga.; one son, Steven (Raquel) Brickel of Norcross, Ga.; his mother, Ida of Battle Creek; and one brother, Paul (Claudia) of Port Orange, Fla.

   He was preceded in death by his father, Merrill Bickel.

   Cremation has taken place.

   Memorial services were Sept. 30 at Kingdom Hall of the Charlotte Jehovah’s Witnesses.