Philip Crockett Katz, 72, a third generation Manchester resident, passed away unexpectedly on March 12, 2015.
He was born in Manchester, the son of the late Maurice and Dorothy (Crockett) Katz. Philip graduated from the Anderson School, Hyde Park, NY. He was the property manager of 101 Plaza, Bedford. Philip was a long time member of Temple Adath Yeshurun. He enjoyed spending time golfing with his cousin Marty Crockett, bicycling, and challenging himself to learn new things such as computers, kayaking, fly-fishing, and riding a zip line at age 70.
He is survived by two sisters, Barbara Scotch and her husband Barry, and Joan Katz and her wife Mary Jane Clark; two nephews, Adam Scotch and his wife Allison, and Matthew Scotch and his wife Allison; a niece, Molly Budman and her husband Brandon; three great-nieces and nephews, Campbell and Amelia Scotch, and Dean Budman; one aunt, Paula Crockett; and six cousins.
Services: There are no calling hours. The funeral service will be held at 10 am on Sunday, March 15, 2015, at the Manchester Hebrew Cemetery on South Beech Street. The family will be sitting Shiva at the home of Philip's sister, Barbara Scotch, from 12 pm to 8 pm with a Minyan service beginning at 7:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Maurice and Dorothy Katz Trust Fund, c/o Temple Adath Yeshurun, 152 Prospect Street, Manchester, NH, 03104. Funeral Home
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