Phillip "Phil" Eakins, 74 of Galena passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Phil was an Army veteran and retired from the footwear industry. Preceded in death by his mother, Janet I and brother Millard, Jr.. Survived by his loving wife Cherryl; daughters, Sherry (Rick) Whittridge and Chanda (Matthew) Williams; grandchildren, Rhett, Charis, Ana; sister Donna Swearingen; nephews Mark and Steve Eakins, Tim and Todd Swearingen. His family has chosen not to have services at this time. Donations can be made in his memory to the Delaware Humane Society.