Phillip T. Rovnak

July 24, 1956 ‒ July 09, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Phillip T. Rovnak, 63, of Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday morning, July 9, 2020 at Centerburg Pointe.  He was born on July 24, 1956 in Warner Robins, GA to the late Michael and Fay (Richey) Rovnak.

Phillip spent almost 40 years in the flooring business.  He enjoyed coin collecting, going to the Casinos, partying, and classical cars especially, Mustangs.  Phillip will be remembered for always speaking his mind.

Phillip is survived by his sons, Phillip M. Rovnak, Garrett Rovnak, and Gage Rovnak; sisters, Pamela Gallant and Paula Rovnak; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 in Mound View Cemetery.

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  • To Phillip, Garrett and Gage.
    Jim and I want you to know we are sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing.
    Remembering you in our thoughts and prayers.

    Jim & Rhonda

  • Phillip, Gage and Garret:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all. May happy memories help you through this difficult time. I’ll see you all soon.
    Aunt Pam

  • Phillip, Gage & Garrett-
    My condolences as you mourn the loss of your dad. Although words seldom bring true comfort, please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Cherish your memories of him.

    In peace,
    Mrs. Beach

  • Phillip Gage and Garrett i am so sorry for your loss. Here if you need anything. Charles and i send our love. Your in our thoughts.

  • Sending prayers & love to you and your family ~ I still remember that sweet boy singing his heart out at a school performance ~ I’m leaving on a jet plane ~ do t know when I’ll be back again ~ he was so fabulous ~ he gave me goosebumps ~ Rest In Peace Phil~ you have a whole heavenly family waiting to greet you~ with open arms 🙏🙏🙏♥️🙏🙏 Love Auntie C

  • He was such an amazing guy. He was the neighborhood dad and growing up in his neighborhood was amazing. He raised some pretty incredible boys and I’m terribly sorry for your loss guys. R.I.P.

  • Heartfelt condolences to you Phillip and Gage & Garrett and the entire Rovnak family and extended families. May god be with you all in the days ahead .
    Melvin& Ann Gantz

  • I am so sorry for the family’s loss. I took care of him many times while at KCH and his presence was missed when he left. He had a great sense of humor and smile. Prayers to the family.

  • My deepest sympathies to the entire family. Blessings and prayers to all, may Phil rest in peace.

  • I remember Phil fondly from high school. He was a card! My deepest sympathies. Please know you’re in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Sorry for you loss. Your dad will be truly missed. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.