Phillip Frederick McCulla Katzenberger, 28 years old of Palm Coast, Florida formally of Endicott, NY died unexpectedly in a tragic car accident on August 26, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida. Phillip was predeceased by his mother Sylvia Katzenberger. He is survived by his father Dennis Katzenberger, sisters and brother in-laws Jennifer (Donald) Nezelek , Julie (Jerry) Ruling. Nieces and nephew Olivia, Victoria, Emily, Lily, Katelyn, and Preston. He is also survived by his grandmother Phyllis Paddock and several aunts uncles and cousins.
Phillip was the only boy and baby of the family. He had a great sense of humor and was known as the class clown in grade school. He loved his music, played guitar he even composed some of his own music. But above all he loved his nieces and nephew he would play video games for hours with them and take them for ice cream. He was like an older brother to his older nieces and they know how much he loves them. He hated the cold and loved the beach. Phillip was a hard worker and a loyal employee at Venditio Group LLC in Saint Augustine, Florida. Phillip was just a young boy when we lost our mother and he couldn’t wait for the day to be reunited with her. As much as our hearts are breaking, we are at peace that he’s going home to be with our mother. We are so proud of you for giving the gift of life so that someone else may live on. We love you forever and always until we meet again.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday 11 am from the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott. Burial will be in Riverhurst Cemetery, Endicott. The family will receive friends at the Allen Memorial Home Wednesday from 4-7 pm.