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Philip Angove

The Union Staff

Visitation for family and friends of Philip John Angove of Marysville will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Ullrey Memorial Chapel, 817 Almond St. in Yuba City.

Memorial services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church, Eighth and D streets in Marysville, with the Rev. Carole Vincent and Rev. Jerald Angove officiating. Graveside services will follow at 3 p.m. at the Sutter Cemetery.

Mr. Angove died Sunday, Jan. 13, at Rideout Memorial Hospital in Marysville. He was 81.

He was born Nov. 23, 1920, in Nevada City. He graduated from Nevada Union High School, attended Placer Junior College and graduated from Yuba College. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked as a safety engineer in the Idaho-Maryland and New Brunswick mines in Grass Valley.

In 1950, he moved to Marysville, where he operated an Arco station for 30 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Marysville and served as a lay leader of the congregation. He was active in the community, providing food, shelter and encouragement to many of the poor and homeless. He received the Bishop’s Award from Bishop Melvin Talbert in June of 1998 in recognition of his humanitarian work.

He is survived by his wife, Geraldean Angove of Marysville; sons and daughters-in-law the Rev. Jerald and Sue Angove of Roseville and Jeff and Wendy Angove of Marysville; daughter and companion, Carol North and Al Olson of Mountain View; daughters and sons-in-law Jennifer Angove and Hal Volb of Yuba City and Martha Angove and Carl Kaufman of San Francisco; brother, Everett Angove of Grass Valley; sister, Flossie Armstrong of Marysville; and eight grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Marysville First United Methodist Church, Eighth and D streets, Marysville 95901.

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