Phillip Quincy Dauterman

Phillip Quincy Dauterman, 82, of Richwood, and formerly of Tiffin, passed away Thursday, Jan. 29, 2014, at his home.

Phil was born to the late Virgil and Ellen B. (Ulsh) Dauterman in Fostoria Sept. 7, 1931. He graduated from Fostoria High School in 1950 and served in the military from 1951 to 1953 in Korea and Germany.

Phil married Marilyn (Haman) April 14, 1956. He worked at Columbia LNG near Old Fort as a stationary engineer, and also at Columbia Gulf in Houma, La., and Columbia Gas in Stanton, Ky. He retired from Marion Correctional Institution after 20 years.

Phil is survived by his wife of 57 years, Marilyn; three daughters, Phyllis (Curtis) Hinkle of Toledo, Rebecca Roberts of Houston and Rhonda (Edward) Fager of Sylvania; six grandchildren, Steven, Stuart, Rachel, Sebastian Alexander, Nathan and Michelle Fager; a great-grandson, Steven Watkins Jr.; and a sister, Ida “Susie” Young of Fostoria.

Phil took great pride in his family and greatly enjoyed spending time with them all. He also loved to travel to tropical destinations, especially the Cayman Islands.

Phil was preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Dallas and James Dauterman.

Per Phil’s wishes, he will be cremated, and a memorial service will be 11:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin, with the Rev. James Randas officiating. Military rites will be rendered by the United Veterans Council at 11:30. Burial will take place at Seneca Memory Gardens at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Assembly Church in Marysville. Online condolences may be left for the family, and the live webcast may be viewed at