Philip L. Morganstern

February 09, 1963 ‒ August 26, 2014

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD:  Philip L. Morganstern, age 51, of Mansfield passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014 in The Ohio State University James Cancer Hospital following a two-year battle with cancer.

He was born February 9, 1963 in Sarasota, Florida, and a 1981 graduate of Madison High School.

Phil worked as an independent carpenter, and also for Ohl Construction.

An outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He was also a proud Indians fan and supporter of Ohio State football and basketball.

He is survived by his wife Jennifer Morganstern whom he married March 31, 2001, two children Felicia Miller and Michael Morganstern; his father Joseph (Colleen) Morganstern of Mansfield, a brother Joseph (Karen) Morganstern, and a sister Julie (Scott) Sauder all of Lucas, a sister-in-law Latricia Morganstern, along with many extended family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother Helen (Trammell) Morganstern and a brother Michael Morganstern.

Friends may call Friday, August 29, 2014 from 1-4 pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where the funeral service will follow at 4 pm.  Pastor Patrick Bailey will officiate.  A family graveside service will be held in Mansfield Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Morganstern family.

Expressions of sympathy may be made by

  • Julie and Scott:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult period.

    Maggie and Danny

  • Phil has not only been Jenny’s husband but another son and brother to our family, and we loved him
    Mary and Wayne,Tom and Eunyoung Bishop