Roger C. Phillips, 82, of Yakima died Friday at home. Mr. Phillips was born in Chicago. He was executive director of the Yakima Union Gospel Mission for 29 years.

Survivors include his wife, Norma; a son, Rick Phillips of Yakima; a daughter, Dayna Pagard of Lone Tree, Colo.; a sister, Barbara Thielen of Idaho; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Westside Church, Yakima. Private interment will be in Terrace Heights Memorial Park. Arrangements are by Brookside Funeral Home and Crematory.