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Eugene Leo "Gene" Gartland
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Birth: Jul. 12, 1925
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 2011
San Francisco County
California, USA

Buried in the family plot of Patrick Joseph Gartland. Does not give a last name. The other surnames of those buried in the plot are Moore; Morrison and Cole.

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"Eugene Gartland died at his home in San Francisco at the age of 86. Gene was the loving husband of Eileen Rush for 49 years until her death in 1997. Born in San Francisco to Eugene Gartland and Alice O'Connor, he was the brother of the late Patrick Joseph and Maureen Morrison. He attended St. James Grammar School, Bellarmine College Prep. and the California Maritime Academy. He served in the U.S. Merchant Marine in the South Pacific during WWII. After the war, Gene joined the SFPD while earning his B.A. from USF and his Juris Doctorate from the USF School of Law.

In 1953 Gene began practicing law in San Francisco specializing in maritime law. He was the senior partner of Gartland & Tilly. Gene served as General Counsel for the International Organization of Masters, Mates and Pilots from 1978 1982. Appointed to the S.F. Port Commission in 1979 by then Mayor Dianne Feinstein, he served as president of the board from 1981 to 1983 when he was named Port Director and served until his retirement in 1988.

He is survived by his two daughters; 4 grandsons; 3 great-grandchildren and his companion.

Donations may be made to The Wounded Warriors Project in memory of Gene."

Source: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, published July 26, 2011. 
 
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 Parents:
  Eugene L Gartland (____ - 1962)
  Alice L Gartland (____ - 1989)
 
 Spouse:
  Eileen R Gartland (____ - 1997)
 
Inscription:
REST IN PEACE
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
Colma
San Mateo County
California, USA
 
Created by: Karen Mickel Bennett
Record added: May 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91043506
Eugene Leo Gene Gartland
Added by: Karen Mickel Bennett
 
Eugene Leo Gene Gartland
Added by: Karen Mickel Bennett
 
Eugene Leo Gene Gartland
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 Added: Mar. 31, 2013
 
 
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