Phillip Critton, 82, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2021, at his home in Green River, Wyoming. He was a resident of Green River for 40 years and a former resident of Vernal, Utah.
Mr. Critton was born May 7, 1938, in Stover, Missouri; the son of William Keith Critton and Woodie Denzel Merriott.
He attended schools in Missouri. Mr. Critton married Doris Jane Harris on July 2, 2010, in Green River, Wyoming. He served in the United States Air Force.
Mr. Critton worked as a Journeyman Plumber at several businesses for 38 years. He enjoyed hunting, camping, fishing, gardening, and painting.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Critton of Green River, Wyoming; four sons, Brian Critton and wife Carol of California; Kevin Critton of California; Danny Davis and wife Laura of Rock Springs, Wyoming; Brian Davis and wife Miranda of Green River, Wyoming; one daughter, Debra Jean Lopez and husband Leo of California; two brothers, Douglas Critton and wife Sandy of Riverton, Wyoming; Bill Critton and wife Marcia of Vernal, Utah; two sisters, Angelina Hawkins and husband Carl of Jones, Oklahoma; Hettie Lobaugh of Guthrie, Oklahoma; as well as several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Mr. Critton was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, paternal grandparents, parents, one brother, Don Critton; one sister-in-law, Carolyn Critton; and one son, Phillip Critton.
Military Honors will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Friday, May 7, 2021 at Riverview Cemetery, Green River, Wyoming.
Condolences may be left at www.vasefuneralhome.com.