Philip QuirkJanuary 13,2013Philip Quirk Rites
Funeral services for Philip J. Quirk, 53, of Rutland Town, who died Jan. 8, 2013, were held Saturday, Jan. 12, at Christ the King Church in Rutland. Officiating was the Rev. Justin Baker, pastor.
Burial will be at a later date in Calvary Cemetery.
William Gower-Johnson was the organist. Brytani Munukka and Andrea Hathaway were vocalists. Readers were Sara Utley and Garrett Charleton.
The eulogy was offered by his sister, Deborah Quirk.
Bearers were Christopher Courcelle, William Courcelle, David Darton, Steven Walker, Garrett Charleton and James Rider.
Prayer services were held Friday afternoon at Clifford Funeral Home by Rev. Baker.
Contributions may be made to the Rutland County Humane Society or to Bridges and Beyond, c/o Clifford Funeral Home, 2 Washington St., Rutland, VT 05701.
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