John "Phil" P. VanDenBosch
1935 — 2021
John P. "Phil" VanDenBosch, 85, of Spring Hill, Florida, former resident of Portland, Indiana, passed away July 20, 2021, at his residence. Phil was born Sept. 30, 1935, in Monrovia, Indiana, to the late John B. and Marcia (Shannon) VanDenBosch. He served in the Army National Guard and was a Purdue Graduate. He retired after 35 years in the Soil Conservation Service and continued to farm for many years. He was a member of the Church of Christ in both Portland and Spring Hill. Phil loved hunting, shooting, and making useful wooden things - including gun stocks, tool handles, and kitchen utensils. He was an accomplished bread baker, and those who knew him surely miss his contributions to...