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Philip G. Cary

March 8, 1950 — June 20, 2018

Philip G. Cary, age 68 of Chadron, NE passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018 at his son’s home in McCook following a courageous battle with cancer.

Philip was born on March 8, 1950 to Gordon and Thelma (Buell) Cary in Greenville, SC.  He married Margaret Gray on August 27, 1969 in Hot Springs, SD.  To this union two sons were born Chad and Kiel.

Philip was a college professor for 42 years at Chadron State College in Chadron, NE.

Philip enjoyed working with computers and was a member of the Pine Ridge Amateur Radio Club.

Philip is survived by his wife Margaret Cary of Chadron, NE; two sons Chad and wife Heather Cary of Evans, CO, and Kiel and wife Melissa Cary of McCook, NE; two brothers Steven and wife Grace Cary and Dave and wife Holley Cary; sister Esther and husband Ron Allred, also surviving are four grandchildren.

Philip was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials are suggested to the Pine Ridge Amateur Radio Club in care of Kiel Cary 805 W. I St. McCook, NE 69001.

Memorials services will be held at a later date.

Carpenter Breland Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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