Phillip E. "Disco" Disterdick, 61, of North Little Rock died Wednesday, April 17, 2013. He was born Sept. 29, 1951, in Marion, Ohio. He retired in 2011 from Union Pacific after 41 years of railroad service.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lowell Elmer Disterdick.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Cathie Disterdick of North Little Rock; sons, Chris Disterdick and wife Debbie of Maumelle and Mike Disterdick of North Little Rock; daughter, Mindi Disterdick of Bryant; mother, Lillian Disterdick of Marion, Ohio; sister, Carol Buchanan and husband Darrell of Marion, Ohio; grandchildren, Chandler, Emily, Mallory, Savanna, Caleb, Caitlin, Corra and Phoenix.

The family requests memorials be made to the American Heart Association, 909 West 2nd Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201 or American Diabetes Association, 320 Executive Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205.

A memorial service was held Saturday, April 20 at North Little Rock Funeral Home, a Smith Family Funeral Home.

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