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Philip Lion Memorial Fund

A personal campaign sponsored by Lion Family


Here is what we know:  On September 20, 2014, after struggling with ever-worsening pain and addiction, Philip Lion - husband, father, and grandfather - took his own life.

Here is what we don't know:  Why he thought this was the only solution.

His eulogy, written by his daughter, was graciously delivered by Rev. Carl Gnewuch during a memorial service at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Springfield, VA on September 29, 2014.  

The sentiments are shared by his wife and son.