New Lenox welcomes sailor home

April 18, 2010 8:41:03 PM PDT
A sailor from the southwest suburbs was welcomed home from his service in the Middle East Sunday.Sean Phillips, 22, is a Naval petty officer who has spent the last eight months aboard a U.S. ship in the Gulf of Arabia.

He arrived home Sunday to New Lenox with his fiancee, after arriving at the airport.

Friends, family, and members of the Soldiers' Guardian Angels all welcomed Phillips home before heading to a party in his honor at the New Lenox American Legion post.