Phillip McCord, 68, of Machesney Park, passed away Sunday, July 19, 2020. He was born on November 26, 1951 in Rockford to Allen and Dorothy (Rone) McCord. Phillip was a veteran of the United States Army serving in the Vietnam War. He married Julie Froning May 1, 1971 in Machesney Park. Phillip was a machinist at Pearson. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his family. He had a passion for riding motorcycles, especially his Harley.
Survivors include his wife, Julie; children, Christina (John) Dieguez, Shannon (Jeremy) Horton, Joshua (Tina) McCord and Heather McCord; grandchildren, Aaron (Krista), Alyssa, Hailey, Joseph, Gredin, Lucas, Tyler, Abigale, Gracelyn, Callum and Khloe; great-grandchildren, Remington and Makenzie; siblings, Allen (Jeri), Stanley, Bruce (Cathy), Jeff (Dawn), Ted (Norma) McCord and Lea (Rodney) Beach; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his parents; sister, Ophelia Diane McCord and numerous aunts and uncles.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, July 24, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. in Honquest Family Funeral Homes with Crematory, Mulford Chapel, 4311 N. Mulford Rd., Loves Park, Illinois 61111 with a walk through visitation from 2:00 p.m. until time of service. Masks are required.
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