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“R.I.P. my friend.....and my God comfort the family and friends of Mr Phelps ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Anita Joseph - Christiansted

“Best wishes to the entire Phelps family. I know you will all cherish the many wonderful memories of him. JIM GEOCARIS ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: James P. Geocaris - Eugene, OR

“My condolences go out to Fran and her family in their time of sorrow. Let your many memories soften the pain and take solace in knowing that one day...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Claudia Parson - Kingshill, STX

“I have known Ron all the years he stayed at Lutheran Hillside in the nursing center. His room was right across the hall from my parents so we would...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Michele Slagle Clark - Peoria, IL

“David and I extend our deepest condolences to you and the entire Phelps family. The pain & confusion your Dad suffered has turned to joy and light. ...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Debbi and David Schaefer - NY

“Our hearts are heavy with the passing of your loving Father, Grandfather, Brother and Friend. Although words are never enough, our thoughts and...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Eddie & Susan Sandas - Fallbrook, CA

“My condolences to Fran and the rest of the family. I had the pleasure of meeting Ron ..."Trout" we joked about the Bass and the Trout dodging the...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Bill Bass - Christiansted, PR

“We have heard wonderful stories about Ron and have had the pleasure of Fran's friendship and laughed at her fabulous family tales! We know you will...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Amanda and Jonathan

“We in BBI are deeply sadden to hear of the passing of our girl Frannie's dad. We were blessed to be able to meet and spend time with him while we ...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Al Bullitt and BBI - IL

“Dearest Fran, I know what a wonderful relationship you and your father shared. I know how much you loved one another and still do! You are very...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon Prudoff

“May you rest in peace and happiness ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon - Friend

“Fran & the Phelps family, I was very sorry to hear of Ron's passing. He was such a nice man and I will always remember him with a smile on his...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Charlie Geocaris - Las Vegas, NV

“Fran and Family, My condolence to you on the passing of your loved one. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Sabrina Hodge - St. Croix

“My deepest sympathy goes out to my co-worker Fran and her entire family. I will always remember your dad's many trips to St. Croix and the joy it...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Frances M. Benjamin - Friend

“May you rest in piece. I have only the best of memories of you. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Darryn Scalafini - Schaumburg, IL

“Sharing family emails. At Frannie Phelps Geocaris request, I will share the following. We sent an email to our children about Ron's passing. Our...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Bernadette Marks - Evanston, IL

“Sharing family emails. At Frannie Phelps Geocaris request, I will share the following. We sent an email to our children about Ron's passing. Our...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Bernadette Marks - Evanston, IL

“My deepest sympathies to my dear friend Fran and to all of Ron's family and friends. What a wonderful contribution he's made to this world. A...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Jennifer Nybo-Byrd - Elmhurst, IL


Ronald K. Phelps ,83, of Peoria formerly of Glenview, passed away May 3, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Marian; loving father of Dean (Cynthia), Stephen, Peter Phelps and Frances Geocaris; proud grandfather of Brian Phelps, Nicholas Munson-Phelps, Dana Phelps, Lynsey Morgan, Andrew and Brandon Phelps; dear brother of Darlyn Romagnolo and the late Glade and Bruce Phelps. A visitation will be held Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 4pm until time of the service 7pm at N.H. Scott & Hanekamp Funeral Home, 1240 Waukegan Rd., Glenview (just south of Lake Ave. on west side). Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 800, Chicago, IL, 60601. Funeral information 847-998-1020.