Visitation at Funeral Home
Obituary of Philip H. Etkin
Phil Etkin of Rock Hill, a former deputy for the Sullivan Co. Sheriff's Dept., died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at the age of 56.
He is the son of Al Etkin and the late Esther Price Etkin and was born in Liberty, NY.
Phil graduated from Chester High School then studied photography at Sullivan County Community College. He later graduated from Rockland County Police Academy. Phil was also involved with the Bethel and Monticello Little League as a baseball coach.
He is survived by his children: Ron (Chris), Christie, Evan, Joshua and Matthew; his father Al; a sister: Lynn (Jim) Murray; and five grandchildren.
Family & friends are invited to gather on Tuesday, March 19 from 4pm to 7pm at the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home, 401 Broadway in Monticello with a memorial service starting at 6:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to SC Council VFW 58 Old Minisink Ford Rd. Barryville, NY 12719 or to the Sullivan County SPCA, P.O. Box 995, Rock Hill, NY 12775.
Arrangements are under the direction of the VanInwegen-Kenny, Inc. Funeral Home of Monticello NY; for additional information or to send an online condolence, please visit www.kennyfuneralhome.com
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