GOWRIE – Richard E. Phillips, age 85, passed away Friday, February 7, 2014 at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Ft. Dodge. On Sunday, February 16, 2014 Masonic Rites will be at 4:30 p.m. with visitation from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Palmer Funeral Home in Gowrie. A luncheon for family and friends will be 12:00 noon Monday, February 17, 2014 with funeral services at 1:30 p.m. Monday, February 17, 2014 at Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie with Pastor Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Gowrie Township Cemetery with military rites by American Legion Peterson Post #431 of Gowrie.