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“Our deepest condolences for your family. Our hearts are breaking for each of you. We know there are no words that can be said to ease your pain and...Read More »
1 of 39 | Posted by: Todd and Jennifer Taylor - IN

“You know I loved your son just like I love my own boys. He was such a cute sweet ornery thing. Now he's up in heaven watching over all of you and his...Read More »
2 of 39 | Posted by: Jacquie Downey - Fort wayne, IN

“Carla & Tim my heart hurts for you and Jordan. I can't even imagine the grief you are feeling. Love and praying for strength for everyone. ”
3 of 39 | Posted by: Connie Webb - Van Lear, KY

“Deepest condolences go out to Peyton's parents, sister, extended family and his many friends. We are heartbroken! I will remember his smile, his...Read More »
4 of 39 | Posted by: Casey O'Boyle - Fort Wayne, IN

“I am so sorry for your loss. I can not imagine the pain and sorrow you must be going through. You are in our thoughts and prayer. ”
5 of 39 | Posted by: Jennifer and Travis Ramey - IN

“So sorry for your loss ”
6 of 39 | Posted by: Tina Hall - Claypool, IN

“To the Philpot family, I am so sorry for your loss and will keep you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. ”
7 of 39 | Posted by: Mitch Losee - Warsaw, IN

“Our deepest sympathies to the family. Our son, Ryan, graduated in 2013, but played football with Peyton and spoke fondly of him. Our thoughts and...Read More »
8 of 39 | Posted by: Keith and Sheila Burns - IN

“So sorry for your loss. Condolences from my family and pee wee football. ”
9 of 39 | Posted by: Kathy Justice - Huber heights, OH

“Dear Carla and family,There's nothing that I can say to let you know how sorry I am for this devastating news. I am holding you in my heart and I am...Read More »
10 of 39 | Posted by: Lynda Khatibloo - Troy, OH

“We are so sorry for your loss and cannot imagine the pain you are in. May You find peace in your faith and the love of friends and family. The...Read More »
11 of 39 | Posted by: Rich and Kellee Skaggs - Warsaw, IN

“We are sadden at your enormous loss. May God keep Payton close at his side. Our Lancia staff's hearts, prayers and thoughts go out to you and yours. ”
12 of 39 | Posted by: Janiece Scherer - Fort Wayne, IN

“My deepest condolences. My heart is broken for you You are in my prayers. ”
13 of 39 | Posted by: Debbie Lucyk - Fort Wayne, IN

“TIM AND MARY.....SINCERE SYMPATHY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY YOU FEEL THE LOVING ARMS OF GOD WRAPPED AROUND YOU...HOLDING YOU CLOSE....COMFORTING YOU WITH...Read More »
14 of 39 | Posted by: Deb and Gene Buckingham - Arcanum, OH

“I am so sorry for your loss, your family is in my prayers. ”
15 of 39 | Posted by: Julie Raymond - Tipp City, OH

“To the Philpot family...I am so sorry for your devastating loss. Thoughts and prayers for your entire family. God Bless... ”
16 of 39 | Posted by: Cathy Love - Warsaw, IN

“May God Bless you and sustain you during this time of unimaginable sorrow. I only knew Peyton from a distance from watching him on the field and...Read More »
17 of 39 | Posted by: Phillip Houk - FORT WAYNE, IN

“Dear Philpot Family:I wanted to extend our heartfelt condolences with the loss of Peyton. I have fond memories of sharing the stands with you and...Read More »
18 of 39 | Posted by: Dian Cerbus - Tipp City, OH

“To the family of Peyton Philpot~~We are keeping your family in prayer & asking the Lord grant you Carla & Tim, comfort and peace during your...Read More »
19 of 39 | Posted by: Jana & Richard Scott - IN

“My sons knew your son and we are all so very sorry for your loss. Know that you are in our prayers and thoughts during this difficult time. May God...Read More »
20 of 39 | Posted by: Michelle Kucharski - fort wayne, IN

“Carla, I am so sorry for your loss. I can not imagine the pain and sorrow of losing a child. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers,Tom ”
21 of 39 | Posted by: Tom Carmazzi - HINSDALE, IL

“Very sorry for your loss. The road ahead will no doubt be difficult! Life will be different. Embrace your love ones and lean on your friends. Your...Read More »
22 of 39 | Posted by: Laura Estep - Warsaw, IN

“Carla, Tim, Jordan & Family,Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Son, Peyton.Our love, thoughts and continued prayers will be...Read More »
23 of 39 | Posted by: DONNA BERRY SHIRK, SHARRON BERRY BERRY - OH

“Wishing you strength today and hope for tomorrow Its difficult today but the memories will keep you strong. ”
24 of 39 | Posted by: Rose Hunt - fort wayne, IN

“So very sorry for your loss. My mother's heart grieves with you in the loss your son. ”
25 of 39 | Posted by: Christina Coenen (BD '67) - FL

“Praying for understanding, peace, comfort and strength for the Philpot Family. ”
26 of 39 | Posted by: Doug Garrison - New Paris, IN

“We love Peyton and we love you all. Thank you for always being so kind and loving to Daniel. Your kindness meant everything to us. You all are in...Read More »
27 of 39 | Posted by: Daniel, Pamela, Darryl and Alexis Gholston - TX

“I was so sorry to hear of Peyton's death. I have happy memories of teaching him in my class at Bishop Dwenger. He was a joy in the classroom. I...Read More »
28 of 39 | Posted by: Melissa Wheeler - Fort Wayne

“Tim and Carla, not sure you will remember me but I remember you all so well and we had fun times at the park and Corpus Christi events. I am so very...Read More »
29 of 39 | Posted by: Angela Mason - Dayton, NM

“Carla, I am so, so very sorry to hear about the loss of your beloved son. There are no words I can offer other than to say I am praying for you and...Read More »
30 of 39 | Posted by: KAREN BEALS - PORT HUENEME, CA

“I'm just sending hugs and prayers. There's no right words. ”
31 of 39 | Posted by: Deborah Watson - Tipp City, OH

“So sad to hear of your loss. Can't imagine the pain you are suffering. Prayers sent. ”
32 of 39 | Posted by: Ralph and Donna Gardner - OH

“Peyton was a very humble, extremely gifted, and fierce athlete. He had the ability to pull the best out of his teammates while improving his game. ...Read More »
33 of 39 | Posted by: Michael James - Richmond, KY

“I had Peyton in class last semester. He will be missed. ”
34 of 39 | Posted by: Trish Bugajski - Fort Wayne, IN

“I didn't know Peyton. I know a former classmate from Dwenger. My heart goes out to his family and friends. And especially to you the parents. I can't...Read More »
35 of 39 | Posted by: Sue Stauffer - Acquaintance

“Carla,Tim, Jordan and family,Words can never express the pain you are feeling and wish this was not true. I remember all of the Peyton stories when...Read More »
36 of 39 | Posted by: Kim Penny - Vandalia, OH - Friend

“So sorry to hear of your loss. Peyton and your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers and those of the entire USF community. Since I am out...Read More »
37 of 39 | Posted by: Sister Elise Kriss - Fort Wayne, IN

“All our thoughts, prayers, and hugs to you Tim, Carla, and Jordan. We love you all and pray for comfort in this unbearable time! Love Katie, Carlos,...Read More »
38 of 39 | Posted by: Katie Williams - Englewood, OH

“So So Sorry For Your Loss! PRAYERS! HUGS! LOVE! ”
39 of 39 | Posted by: Tabby Frees - Troy, OH - Friend


Peyton Timothy Philpot, age 21, from Dayton, Ohio and growing up for the last five years in Fort Wayne, Indiana, passed away August 1, 2017. Peyton was a student at the University of Saint Francis in Fort Wayne, studying psychology and was active in the drama club. He graduated from Bishop Dwenger High School in 2015 where he was a star football player. He loved movies and loved Batman from the time he was a toddler. He had an amazing sense of humor and was a beautiful soul who will be missed beyond words. The world is a little darker now without him in it. He is survived by his heartbroken family- parents, Tim and Carla Philpot; sister, Jordan Philpot and her fiancé, Ethan Hess; grandparents, Ed and Sondra Matthieu of West Milton, OH and Tim Sr. and Mary Philpot of Arcanum, OH; great-grandmother, Alice Hollenback of Greenville, OH; uncles, Steve of Navarre, FL, Jim Clark (Jennifer) of Dayton, and John McCoart (Jackie) of Morehead KY, Paul (Darcus) Philpot of Dayton, OH; and many cousins, including special cousin Ted McCoart and special aunts Edith Faye Fuson, and Karen Crumley. He leaves behind many friends who will never forget him- Sam, Erin, Joey, Stoner, Aaron, Jacob, Marcus, Austin, Mike, Danny, Tommy, Mitch, Noah, Zach, Joel and so many others. He was preceded by his maternal grandparents Carl and Lois Berry of Dayton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11AM, Monday, August 7, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 10700 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, with calling 1 hour prior.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 4 to 8pm at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls chapel 8325 Covington Road Fort Wayne, IN 46805.
Burial will take place on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11:00 am, Memorial Park Cemetery, 8135 N. Dixie Drive, Dayton, OH 45414. Memorial contributions may be made to Bishop Dwenger High School.