Michael DePhilippis

Michael Duane DePhilippis

May 16, 1957 - February 19, 2017

Beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend to all, passed into the loving arms of God unexpectedly. Mike D, as he was known, was born to Roberto and Pat DePhilippis and attended Patrick Henry High. He followed his father's footsteps in the restaurant business running the Butcher Shop Steakhouse and then opened Filippi's Pizza Grotto in Temecula and Eastlake. He was a great athlete, especially golf, and was known as a great putter. He was big-hearted, passionate and giving. People sought him out for advice. His star will shine bright in our hearts and memories forever. He is survived by his loving wife Norma, son Sergio, daughter Domonique, grandchildren Gabriel, Giuliana, Madelyn, Michael and Rocco, and brothers Bobby and Mark.

Services for Michael Duane DePhilippis

  • March 2, 2017
    • Funeral: 10:45 a.m.
      In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to support brain tumor research at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, in honor of Michael DePhilippis on the memo line. Send to CHLA c/o Kristen Ramussen, 4650 Sunset Blvd. MS29, Los Angeles, CA 90027.

Location of service

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church
  • 293 H Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910
  • 619-427-0230

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