Philip Ray Wise, 69, of Issaquah, WA, passed away Friday, Aug. 26, 2022, at his home. Formally from Jamestown, Ind. area, Philip was born in Crawfordsville, Ind. on Aug. 28, 1952 to the late Merlin and Judy (Kinkead) Wise.
He was a graduate of North Salem High School, class of 1970. Phil worked his whole career in mining, in many gold mines across the western states including Arizona, Nevada, California, and Washington. He also worked in Aggregate mining in the northeast and Florida.
Surviving family includes wife, Becky (Burris) Wise; daughter, Tracy Rebaa; two sons, Paul and Adam Wise; sisters, Dee (Bob) Mcanulty of Jamestown, Ind. and Bonnie Smith of Rockville, Ind.; and eight grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by parents, Merlin and Judy (Kinkead) Wise and son, Philip Scot Wise.
Cremation was chosen with private gathering for family.