Phillips, David G.

July 24, 2006

On July 20, 2006, DAVID GUTHRIEPHILLIPS; 44, of Owings Mills, beloved husband of Katherine Godine Phillips and devoted father to Katherine and Walker, died unexpectedly in Anne Arundel County. He was a co-founder and managing partner of GT Property Group LLC, a real estate development company and had established a long and distinguished career in commercial real estate at Prime Retail, a leading national outlet developer, where he worked for 17 years, rising to the position of Executive Vice President for Leasing, International and New Business Development, and President for Prime Retail Europe. Mr. Phillips chaired the Outreach Committee for the Urban Land Institute's Baltimore Region Executive Council, was a member of the Urban Land Institute and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers. Mr. Phillips served on the board of Friends of the Family, a nationally recognized non-profit organization that provides support to underprivileged families across Maryland. An adventurous world traveler, accomplished cook and avid musician, he loved the arts and sports of all kinds, especially sailing, and his beloved Baltimore Orioles. David will be remembered for his joie de vivre and his infectious enthusiasm. In addition to his wife and children, he is survived by his parents Nicolas and Bonnie Phillips of Old Mystic, Connecticut; a grandmother, Verna Mac Leod Payer, of Groton, Connecticut; his sister Johanna Phillips Clark of Eden Prairie, Minnesota; his brothers Stephen Phillips of Damariscotta, Maine and Paul Phillips of Ledyard, Connecticut; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles. He was a member of the Green Spring Valley Hunt Club. A memorial service will take place on Tuesday, July 25 at 10 a.m. at The Catholic Community of Saint Francis Xavier on Cuba Road in Cockeysville. An additional service in Mystic, Connecticut is planned for Friday, August 25. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be sent to Friends of the Family, 1001 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21202.

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