Philip
In Loving Memory of Philip Pryor 1955- 2011 Philip was a much loved father, son, brother, nephew, uncle and friend. He was born in Sheffield England, but spent most of his life in Redondo Beach, California. His nature was loving and giving, His heart was made of pure gold. In our hearts there is a place called memory lane, and in our hearts you will always remain. We love you and miss you so much. All our love, Sarah, Nick, Cassandra, Christopher and family, and Auntie Jessie and family. The Memorial Service will be held at Rice Mortuary on Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 11:00 am.

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  1. Phil will be greatly missed. He was such a lovely man with a beautiful spirit. He made me smile everytime he walked into our office. My heart and prayers go out to his family. Sincerely, Suzi

  2. Sincerest condolences to all of Phil’s family. Phil was constant in the worklife of our company and we were devastated to learn of his untimely departure. We will miss him greatly.

  3. Phil will be greatly missed by both of us..He always treated me like a queen and my daughther like a princess. We loved him so much and will miss your love of Talk Radio, Bill O’Reilly, Stevie Wonder, Las Vegas, Blue Moon Beer and so many other things you shared with us…You will forever remain in our hearts.

  4. Fly-Fishing in Heaven: Phil was a great Man and will be remembered as such. He loved to Fly-Fish and always handled his catch (temporary) with delicate hands–to successfully release his friends gently–for a future engagement. He was well loved and he enjoyed life to the fullest. He will always hold a place in our hearts and we will always remember him. He was like a Brother to me. I’m sure the Fly-Fishing in Heaven–is superb! Chris & Lori Hein

  5. Phil, you are so loved and missed by all whose lives you touched. You were a wonderful friend and I could always count on you to lend an ear when I needed someone to talk to. I’m grateful for the loving father you were to our daughter Sarah and the best friend an ex-wife could ever have. You gave so much of yourself to me, our daughter, your friends, family and co-workers. The life lessons you taught me will remain with me always and I thank you. May you rest in peace now and forever. Love you, Cassandra

  6. My sincerest condolences to the family and friends of this beautiful man. A proper English gentlemen, he was. My family and I shall never quite recover this loss as Phil was the best “boss” a girl could ask for. He was generous, kind and a good friend. Never was a conversation concluded that he did not say “Thank You”. There will never be another like him and he will be missed by everyone who ever knew him. Good fishing, Phil! Love, Lori

  7. I will miss you my dear friend Never were you too busy to lend an ear or help a friend. You will always have a special place in our family. RIP Phil

  8. phil phil phil – well you are in heaven now with aunt margaret and uncle joe (not forgetting) is what your mom always included. we will miss you much but you are in a good place with your mom and dad now. i have so many good memories of you and us. my cool cousin from England arriving in 1979 and I thought you were the coolest cousin anyone could ever want. you were always a big part of our family in america and glad that you came from across the pond. whenever i hear the bee gees I always think of you and phil collins(we were set to go and you misplaced the tickets) got to love our phil. of course when anyone ever say oreally to me I always reply back to them no o’reilly(for bill of course) not forgetting you. love, leslie and john

  9. Our Deepest Condolences to Sarah & Family, What a great photo of you Phil its been Years since I have seen you but the years did you good! We were in shock to here this sad news,we kept you n your family in daily prayer. You will greatly be missed by many, especially Your beautiful daughter Sarah. I hope their is Fly-Fishing in Heaven. God Bless….Cindy & Robert Vasquez

  10. My sincerest condolences to Phil’s Family & Friends from all the McCarthys. Phil’s untimely passing was a shock and mystery. Some day we may find the true reason for such a loss. Phil was considered a good friend and trusted associate in a community plagued by less reputable acquaintances. I will greatly miss sharing a brew and a story with you buddy. Sorry you never made time for a lackadaisical sail to Catalina Island with me and Don. But I will treasure the brief time we did spend together. I salute you as best I know how; raise a cup of Good Cheer and drink boldly. I hope you can do the same in heaven. Best Regards, William (Larry) McCarthy and Family

  11. Phillip worked for Villa Figueroa and I had many wonderful conversations with him. He was loved by all at VF & the Board wishes to send their condolences. He was a character WITH Character and we will miss his unexpected passing. Hugs and Loves…Bonnie

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