Gene was born on November 28, 1932 and passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Gene was a resident of Georgia at the time of passing. He served his country proudly in the United States Air Force. Gene was married to Joyce. A Graveside service will be held on Friday April 21 2017 at 12:00 PM in Andersonville National Cemetery with full military honors. Visitation will be held on Thursday April 20 2017 from 6:00 ? 8:00 PM at Heritage Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to either the EUPISD Dolly Parton Imagination Library or to the Becky S. Davis Early learning Scholarship for Preschool children both at 315 Armory Place Sault Ste. Marie MI 40783.