Philip J. Hurst, age 65, passed away in his home on June 9, 2018, after a short Illness. Beloved son of Elizabeth (Liethen) Hurst and the late Philip A. Hurst; loving father of Philip L. Hurst; cherished brother of Suzette Watring, Georgette Hensley, Peter (Lisa) Hurst, Claudette (Kim) Lozano, and Paul (Melissa) Hurst; dear uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Philip A. Hurst. Phil attended Xavier High School and UW-Eau Claire, studying fine art. He worked as a draftsman and estimator at Hoffer Glass Systems for many years before selflessly becoming his mother’s in-home caregiver. In his free time, he enjoyed horticulture, road trips, working in his garage, reading from his expansive library, volunteering at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King, playing cribbage, military history (especially WWII), and sharing his years of wisdom. Memorial services will be held in July at a private residence; for details please call (608) 628-2988.