Formerly of Hillsborough
Phillip Gustatinos Venis, 63, of Oak Island, North Carolina, formerly of Hillsborough,NJ passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at his home.
Mr. Venis was born August 12, 1953 in Somerville son of Ouida Venis and the late Gustatinos Venis. While living in New Jersey, he became a New Jersey Certified Tree Expert, a member of International Society of Arboriculture and a member of Hillsborough Volunteer Fire Company #2. Mr. Venis belonged to several organizations such as Fraternal Order of Eagles,Elks Club in Somerville, Loyal Order of Moose-Raritan Lodge, and a Master Mason-Princeton Lodge No.38. He became a lifetime member of VFW in Oak Island and was currently working with Brunswick County Parks and Recreation.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Venis of Oak Island; mother, Ouida Venis of Bridgewater, New Jersey; son, Phil Venis of Oak Island, daughter, Monica Beth Venis and fiancé Lonnie Futch of Tampa, Florida; two sisters, Penelope Venis Vogt and Pamela Venis May both of Middlesex;three grandchildren, Bailey Davis, Brooklyn Venis, and Brentley Venis; and several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours from 2pm-5pm on Sunday,May 21,at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville. Funeral Service 11am on Monday,May 22, at the funeral home then followed by interment at the New Cemetery, Somerville. A Memorial Service will be held at the VFW, Oak Island, NC from 6-8 pm on Thursday, May 25, 2017 .
Donations may be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, http://www.hospiceandlifecarecenter.org/
Online condolences may be made at www.peacocknewnamwhite.com.
Peacock - Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport.