Philip James LaVallee

July 27, 1937 ~ September 12, 2021 (age 84)


LaVallee, Philip James

Pinckney, Michigan


His Legacy…Philip James LaVallee, 84, passed away September 12, 2021.  He was born on July 27, 1937, in Detroit, Michigan to Arthur LaVallee and Mary Agnes (Murphy) LaVallee. Philip married the love of his life, Janice Ann (Bailey) LaVallee, on July 28, 1956, at Christ the King Church in Detroit, Michigan.  They have been married for 65 years. Philip will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.  He was a member of the I.B.E.W Local 58 for 60 years.  Philip loved sports and games.  He spent time coaching and playing golf and poker.  Most of all, He loved spending time with his family, especially the grandchildren.  He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. 


His Family… Philip will be missed by his wife, Janice LaVallee; his children, Phillip (Norma) LaVallee, Renee (Chris) Peters, Arthur (Marianne) LaVallee, Jeffrey (Sue) LaVallee; brother, Arthur (Mary) LaVallee; grandchildren, Nikki (Justin) Mattison, Bradley LaVallee, Amy LaVallee, Samantha LaVallee, Kaitlin LaVallee, Cameron LaVallee, Alexandra LaVallee. He is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Mary Agnes LaVallee.


His Farewell… Philip’s family and friends will gather on Thursday, September 16, 2021 from 4:00-8:00pm, at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. His Community Farewell will be held on Friday, September 17, 2021 at 11:00am (10:00am gathering) for a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Catholic Church, Pinckney, Michigan. Memorial contributions are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association of Michigan.  Please leave a message of comfort for Philip’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign his guestbook at

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September 13, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139


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