In Memory of

Brett H. Phipps

November 12, 1983 - October 18, 2018
From: Cherokee, IA

 Brett Henry Phipps passed away October 18, 2018 at his home. He was born November 12th, 1983 at Ellsworth Air Force Base in Rapid City, SD to Robert Phipps and Brenda Beck. He grew up in Cherokee, IA and attended school in Aurelia and Hartley, IA. He graduated from Hartley in 2002. He then attended Iowa Lakes Community College and played baseball for one semester. He worked various jobs and later received his apprenticeship for electrician from Ashworth College. He was currently working at C-S Agrow out of Calumet, IA. Brett loved the Minnesota Vikings, Chicago White Sox, poker, fishing, and spending time with friends and family.

 
 He will be forever remembered by his wife, Amy and their children Kade and Paisley; his parents, Robert (Kristi) Phipps of Aurelia, IA and Brenda Beck of Aurora, CO; his brothers, Billy Hotz of Cherokee, IA, and Adam Phipps of Aurelia, IA; sisters, Sara (AJ) Shupe of Ida Grove, IA and Alyssa (Taylor) Triebwasser of Cherokee, IA; his grandparents, Hank Phipps of Primghar, IA and Bev and Roger Beck of Larrabee, IA; many nieces and nephews and extended family and dear friends.

 He was preceded in death by his maternal great-grandparents, Albert and Blanche “Honey” Bredman, John and Faye Beck, Uncle Ron Rassel and Aunt Teresa Norland; paternal grandmother, Dorothy Phipps, great-grandparents, Frank and Helen Dryer of Cherokee IA; as well as friends Josh McGowen, and Wesley Grohe.

SERVICES
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 23rd at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee.
OFFICIATING
Rev. Cris Decious
CASKET BEARERS
Adam Schossow
Justin Coombs
Dustin Kruse
Matt Heubrock
Tyler Bezoni
Cory Miller
VISITATION
Visitation will be after 3:00 p.m. on Monday, October 22nd at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
The family will be present for visitation from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.
INTERMENT
Afton Township Cemetery, rural Cherokee.

Condolences

Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 9:57 AM
“Brenda and family,
Am so saddened by the loss of your son, Brett, my thoughts and prayers are with you...may the angels and the Lord wrap their arms around him in peace and love...God bless you and give you comfort and healing, in time of such great pain...”
- Krista File
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:03 AM
“I was saddened to hear the news. Rest in peace my friend. You're no longer in pain. Prayers for comfort to the family. ”
- Jessica
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:03 AM
“Sending Love @ Prayers to you @ your family. ”
- bridgette a schwebach
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11:02 AM
“You are so loved and missed!
Until we meet again....
~ Fly High Brett ~”
- Heidi Allen
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 12:18 PM
“Brett- I have lots of good memories of you. I will hold you in my heart always! Gone to soon!! Peace be with you my friend! ”
- Christina McAlpine
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“My deepest Sympathy to you and your family”
- Allen Schneider
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“You were a great guy Brett, you will be missed by so many. I hope you've found your peace...until we meet again my friend. Rest easy.”
- Amanda Paeper
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“You will be missed. Your humor and smile will always he remembered. Fly high until we meet again my friend! ”
- Tanner
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Love and Prayers to Brett's Family and Friends. May your Soul fly free and your Heart find Rest. ♡ ”
- Mandi Libke
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Prayers for the Phipps family. We are so sorry for your loss.”
- Chris and Heather Carr
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Don't know where to start. You will be missed Brett, by so many of us. I will never forget you .your one of my kids. So many memories, all good too. Give everyone up there my love.you will be so missed. Love you forever. From momma Michele as u called me. ”
- Michele Boomgaarden
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Sending my condolences to the Phipps family. Brett always had a big heart and could make a person laugh. Rest your soul Brett and know without doubt you will never be forgotten!”
- Jessica
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Deeply sorry to see you go Brett. Our thoughts and prayers to Bob and all of the family.”
- Carlos
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“I am so sad you are gone and feel horrible that I'm out of town for your celebration of life. You were a great kid and I always thought of you as family. You were so loved and will be missed by many. I will continue to have thoughts and prayers for your family. Love you Brett”
- Debbie Nelson
Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 9:14 AM
“Thinking of your family at this time. No words can express how truly sorry I am. ”
- Kelsey (Lenz) Jones
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:20 PM
“I love you uncle Brett. It was a surprise that you left so soon but we know there was a reason. I promise i will take care of Amy and the kids, you cared for them more than anyone else could imagine. Please rest in peace, we all love and miss you. ”
- Felicity
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3:20 PM
“Words can even express how much you will be missed you were a great person, your family are in my deepest thoughts & prayers.
-Fly high Brett. ”
- Tia wilde
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 2:38 PM
“You will forever be missed and every memory will alway live on. So many prayers and love to your family! Love always, fly high Brett”
- Christi Grohe
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 2:38 PM
“Rest in peace Brett.. You are loved and missed... thoughts an many prayers for family an friends. god bless.”
- kelly boggs
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 1:51 PM
“Our hearts ache at the loss of Brett and we wish his family strength, courage and peace for the hard days to come. ”
- Terry and Leah Nelson
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 1:51 PM
“Rest easy my friend!!! May you rest in peace!”
- Barbara mallison
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 1:35 PM
“The world has lost a great soul. He was very loved. ”
- Laci
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 1:35 PM
“To my cousins, Bob,Pam, and Alan and your families... we send our love and condolences. You are all in our prayers and thoughts. May the grace of the Lord be with you. ”
- Diane Hogan
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 1:35 PM
“My heart breaks so bad losing another family member . Brett you will be missed dearly . Fly high Brett your a handsome Angel now ”
- Amy Strahmann
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 11:28 AM
“To the Phipps family. We are are so sorry for your loss..Hugs for all of you.”
- Barb Evans
Friday, October 19, 2018 at 9:04 AM
“So sorry for your loss. Brett was a great guy.”
- Amanda
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