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Philip John Wahl

Philip John Wahl, age 81 of Big Spring, KY, passed away in Radcliff, KY on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.

He was born on May 31, 1939 in Camden, NJ son of the late, Eleanor Margaret Klady and Martin Louis Wahl. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Eleanor Danter, Ruth Wahl, Martin Wahl, Jr., Jim Wahl, Sr., Charles Wahl, Richard Wahl, Sr., John Wahl, Sr., Virginia Gartenschlager, Jean August, William Wahl, Sr., and Fred Wahl.

Philip was a retired contractor, specializing in roofing and siding, owning his own business for many years. He had a love for harness racing and enjoyed it for many years also enjoying greyhound racing after retirement. At one time Mr.Wahl was the owner of a hotel in Atlantic City, NJ. He was a loving and caring father.

He is survived by his: children, Deborah Jean (Brian) Jordan of Summerhill PA, Philip John (Carol) Wahl, Jr. of Collingwood NJ, Daniel Louis (Donora) Wahl of Big Spring, and Nicholas Wahl; 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

No services will be held at this time. Family is being served by Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington KY.

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