Philip James Cool, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother passed away on November 4, 2019 in Lake Forest, California. He was born in Batesville, Indiana on January 27, 1943 to Philip and Lenora Cool. He is survived by his wife Leigh; children Christopher, Jay, Tammy, Terry, Michelle, Amanda, and Diana; step sons Rob and Matt; his sister Connie Brewer; 15 grandchildren: Cheyanne, Kendall, Jason, Jacob, Crystal, Brooke, Brock, Tyler, Kelly, Kelsie, Kyle, Katelyn, Kylie, Colby, and Diny and 4 great-grandchildren.
He was a devout Catholic and retired tile Contractor. He loved his children unconditionally and was a wonderful father. He was from Garden Grove and also lived in Laguna Hills, Colorado, Washington and lastly Lake Forest, California.
Over the years, Phil and Leigh enjoyed many travels (some short, others longer) to Pismo Beach, Cambria, Colorado, New York, Hawaii, Tahiti, and Mexico.
The family would like to give special thanks to the wonderful, caring people at Morecare Hospice in Fountain Valley and caregivers at Golden Coast Senior Living, Esther and Albert.
Services will be held Thursday, November 7, 2019 at O’Connor Mortuary in Laguna Hills.