Phillip Holbrook Browning

Saturday , June 17, 2017 - 10:00 PM

May 26, 1931 ~ June 8, 2017

Phillip Holbrook Browning, 86, passed away on June 8, 2017, of causes related to age. He was born in Ogden, Utah, on May 26, 1931. He lived the majority of his life in Ogden and Roy, but also spent time in Texas, California, New York and Boston. He served in the United States Army as a member of the Signal Corps during the Korean War, stationed in Germany.

Phillip graduated from the University of Utah with his bachelors (1955) and Law Degree (1959), and from Boston University Law School with a Masters of Law in 1962. He opened a law practice in Ogden and was appointed judge of Roy City in late 1965. He was later made a Utah State Judge and served on the bench in Roy and Ogden until he retired in 1991.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Kathleen Price Browning; and his four children: Mark (LeAnn), Jean (John) Hampton, Brook (Curtis) Barton and Lance; as well as six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank M. and Eugenia (Hanson) Browning; sister, Francis Smith; and brother, Roderick Browning.

The family wishes to thank Tiffany and Michelle of Symbil Hospice and the staff of Mountain Ridge Assisted Living for the care they provided.

At his request, he will be cremated. A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Phillip requests that donations be made to the Ogden Rescue Mission or Primary Childrens Hospital.

Arrangements entrusted to Myers Ogden Mortuary.

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