Philip C. Kemmer, Jr., 56, of Peoria, AZ, passed away on May 3, 2008. He was a dedicated husband, father, grandfather, brother, coach and friend. Surviving Philip are: his wife, Anna; his children and their spouses, Liz John, Christina Matt, and Jennifer Jason; and his grandchildren, Kiley and Nathan. He is also survived by his brother Jim; and sisters Cathy, Janet, and Penny. His family and friends were blessed by his strength of character, and knew him to be kind, compassionate and loving, with a gentle spirit and strong will. He will forever be in our hearts and thoughts. Viewing will be Thursday, May 8th at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix, AZ, from 6:00-8:00 pm with Rosary at 7:00 pm. Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 am on Friday, May 9, 2008 at St. Helen’s Catholic Church, 5501 W. Cholla, Glendale, AZ, with interment following at St. Francis Cemetery.