Philip J. Schweitzer died Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at the age of 82 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He is survived by his three children, Philip R., Consuela Fogarty (with husband Thomas, and their three children TJ, Julia, and Cole), and Christian (with his wife Deborah). He is also survived by his sister, Joan McNally and his daughter-in-law Rebecca Schweitzer (Ritter). He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Audrey I. Schweitzer (Hansen) and his son, Blaise. Philip had Bachelor of Science degrees in Civil and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He worked for over 30 years for the Corps of Engineers, focused on the locks and dams of the Minnesota waterways. He was an active member of his community, especially as a lector and volunteer for his church.