Maurice Hugh Phillips

Phillips–– Maurice of North Troy and Newport, VT, died peacefully on Sunday, June 10, 2012 at Starr Farm Nursing Center in Burlington, VT. Calling hours will be held at the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Home, 4670 Darling Hill Rd., Newport, VT from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, June 14. A celebration of Maurice's life will be held at the First Congregational Church in North Troy at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 15. Donations in honor of Maurice’s life may be given to the Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired at VABVI Development Office, 60 Kimball Avenue, South Burlington, VT 05403 or the First Congregational Church, Main St., North Troy, VT 05859. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at

For the full obituary see Wednesday' s Express.