Phillip Eugene Springman. 82 of Kissimmee, Florida passed away peacefully, at home with his family by his side on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. He was born in Hammond, Indiana the son of Christopher and Dorothy Connors Springman. He moved to Kissimmee, Florida 37 years ago from South Haven, Indiana. Phillip was a retired Master Sergeant in the United States Air Force. He served his country with honor and distinction for 32 years in both the Army 12th Special forces and the Air Force during the Korean Conflict as well as the Vietnam era. He also worked for and retired from the United Auto Workers of the Budd Company in Indiana. Phillip was also a member of the American Legion, Post 400, Orlando, Florida, the National Rifle Association and was a member of the Cedar Lake underwater recovery diver, and was a protestant by faith.
Phillip is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Louise T. Springman of Kissimmee, Florida; daughters: Jamie Roy (Chris) of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee and Francisca Joan Huffer (Houston) of Bremen, Indiana; 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, April 20, 2019 from 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Conrad & Thompson Funeral Home. A Service to Celebrate the Life of Phillip Eugene Springman will follow the visitation at 6:00 P.M. with military honors accorded by the Osceola County Veterans Council in the Roger C. Thompson Memorial Chapel at Conrad & Thompson Funeral Home with Chaplain Jose Castro officiating.
The Springman family is being cared for by: CONRAD & THOMPSON FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 511 Emmett Street, Kissimmee, Florida 34741; 407-847-3188.