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Phillip L. Crecelius

Phillip L. Crecelius Phillip L. Crecelius

Phillip L. Crecelius, 69, Corydon, Ind., died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, in Louisville, Ky.

He was born April 20, 1951, in New Albany, Ind., to Bobby Lee and Mary Kathryn Mills Crecelius.

Phillip was retired from the Census Bureau in Jeffersonville, Ind., served in the U.S. Navy, was an avid IU fan, loved to golf and never gave up on the Chicago Cubs!

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Rex Crecelius.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Barbara Yeager Crecelius; daughters, Katie Crecelius and Chrissy Tuchscherer (Casey), both of Corydon; grandchildren, Alexis and Olivia Tuchscherer; his sister, Mary Ruth Higdon of Corydon; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021, at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

Visitation will be Saturday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Sunday, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

The family requests memorial donations be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 161 St. Matthews Ave., Suite 3, Louisville, KY 40207.