Philip Christopher Ferretti, age 69, of Currituck, NC, died May 1, 2021, at home with his family by his side after a long battle with cancer.
Phil loved spending time with family, being outdoors and fishing with his best bud, Butch. He was fondly known as Papa to the many animals he and his wife lovingly cared for.
Phil was born in NY on November 18, 1951, to the late Felice Ferretti and Beatrice Leroux. He was also predeceased by his three siblings; Dominick, Louise and Nick. He is survived by his wife; Theresa Ferretti; his sons, Chris Ferretti (wife, Loretta), Joe Ferretti (wife, Michelle), and Philip J. Ferretti; eight amazing grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Phil served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era and a burial Service will be held July 9, 11AM at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk VA. A Celebration of Life will be held on July 10, beginning at 1 PM at 161 Mariners Way, Moyock NC 27958.
Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Ferretti family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.
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