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Philip M. Banks, Jr.

September 3, 1951 ~ July 16, 2017 (age 65)
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Philip M. Banks, Jr., 65, of Drums, passed away Sunday afternoon at Mt. City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Hazleton.

Born in Chester, PA, September 3, 1951, he was the son of the late Philip M. and Edith (Miller) Banks, Sr..

Philip was a US Army Veteran during the Vietnam Era. and had worked in the construction industry.

He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by a brother Robert F. Banks, and sisters Constance Minor and Nancy Yurechko.

Surviving are two sisters Shirley Ward and her husband Robert, West Hazleton; and Marie Calarco and her husband William, Nuremberg; and several nieces and nephews.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family in St. Johns Lutheran and UCC Cemetery, St. Johns.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society at  

Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory (West) 1265 Rock Glen Road, Rock Glen, assisted the family with the cremation.  Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at


 Service Information

Private Committal

St. Johns Lutheran and UCC Cemetery
770 St. Johns Road
Drums, PA 18222

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