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Phil went to be with the Lord on December 31, 2020, at the age of 87, surrounded by his loving family. Phil was an Arizona Native born on January 13, 1933, in Mesa, Arizona, to Kenneth and Leah Dana and is preceded in death by his loving wife, Delores Dana. Phil loved the Lord and pursued his faith with diligence all the way to the end of his life. He served in the United States Airforce from 1953-1957 and was stationed at Anderson Airforce Base in Tucson. He was a Staff Sergeant and served during the time of the Korean War. He graduated top 3% of his class in Jet Engine school. He then returned from service to join in the family business of Geottl Air Conditioning of Mesa where he became a sheet metal fabricator and installer. He worked for Geottl for 27 years until retirement. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved spending time with his 10 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren. Phil graduated from Mesa High School in 1952 where he met his loving wife and high school sweetheart Delores Dana, marrying her at the age of 20. Phil and Delores were happily married for 62 years. They raised 5 wonderful children; Kevin Dana, Kimberly Thomas, Kristen McLaughlin, Kurtis Dana, and Kitchell Dana all of whom will survive their father in death. One of his favorite Bible verses can be found in the book of Acts 4:12.