LISA PHILLIPS Born - September 1, 1949, West Nyack, NY Died - October 13, 2016, Harpers Ferry, WV Died as she lived, with courage, poise, and a rare and lovely brilliance. Preceded in death by her parents, Naomi and Joe Phillips of Aiken, South Carolina. Survived by her life partner Hap (Helen) Becker of Harpers Ferry; one "Sif," Marianne Phillips of Windsor, Colorado; one niece, Jenny Evjen of Hermantown, Minnesota; nephews, cousins, friends, and admirers. BA, Vassar College Class of 1971; MA, Georgetown University, 1989. Professional Staff Member of the Housing and Employment Subcommittee of the House of Representatives Government Operations Committee; Director of Government and External Affairs for the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators; avid reader, photographer, historian and art historian, traveler; ever entranced by fine wit, manicured lawns, all manner of sheep, and gospel music. And always Lawanda. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, Kearneysville, West Virginia. Services and arrangements private.
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