INDIAN TOWNSHIP – Philip Joseph Sockabasin, 92, died Monday, Jan. 29, 2007, at a Calais hospital. Philip was born Jan. 5, 1915, at Peter Dana Point, son of the late Everett and Alice (Lola) Sockabasin. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army in China, Burma and the India theatre. Philip married Christine Sopiel March 18, 1959, in Peter Dana Point. He was a self-employed logger and in his earlier years, Philip was a left-handed pitcher, playing baseball for many years. He enjoyed trapping, carpenter work, gardening, driving his four wheeler and was an avid Red Sox fan. Philip was predeceased by his loving wife, Christine; four sisters, Lena Paul, Lillian Gabriel, Ada Tomah and Mary Sockabasin; and two brothers, Lola and William Sockabasin. Surviving are his daughter, Victoria Boston and husband, Donald, of Peter Dana Point; a sister, Edith Sappier of Perth Andover, New Brunswick; five grandchildren, Christine Cooper, Roy Dana III, Jesse Bailey and husband, Daniel, Donald Boston III and Philip Boston; three great-grandchildren, Raven Plourde, Xavier Cooper and Weston Bailey; and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call starting 5 p.m. Tuesday until 9 a.m. Thursday at his home, 477 Peter Dana Point Road, Peter Dana Point. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anne’s Mission, Peter Dana Point, by Fr. Frank Morin. Burial will be held after at Tribal Cemetery. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais. Friends may pay tribute at www.maysfuneralhome.com