|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1922|
|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2004|
Eugene "Gene" Robert Dana was born on December 11, 1922 in Bellingham, WA and passed away peacefully January 29, 2004 in Seattle at age 81. He was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years Charlotte Anne Dana in 1993, brothers Ted Dana in 1992 and Bill Dana in 1998. He is survived by his wife Eva; sisters: Emma Lou (Paul) Nachatelo, Maureen (Bob) Ratfield, Sandra Wallberg; children: Buzz (Pat) Dana, Charlotte Kores, Patrick (Susan) Dana, Ginny (Moe) Jaquish; five grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. He is also survived by four step-children: Larry (Mary) Keep, Roger (Kate) Keep, Linda (Art) Boelk, Sandra Jo (Jim) Kennedy, eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Gene was a lifetime member of the Heat & Frost Insulators & Asbestos Workers, Local #7. He also was a member of the Elevator Constructors, Local #19 from 1968 to 1982 and employed with Sound Elevator. Gene loved life, family, friends and always the laughter of a good joke. He was active in square dancing as a caller, a teacher, and belonged to several square dance clubs. He was also a loyal Seahawk's fan and an avid boater. A celebration of life honoring Gene will be held Sunday, February 22, 2004 at the Renton Senior Activity Center, 211 Burnett Ave. N., Renton from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Private interment, Restlawn Memorial Park, Edmonds, Washington. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Littlefork Lutheran Church New Building Fund, P.O. Box 105, Littlefork, MN 56653-0105. Arrangements, Beck's Funeral Home, Edmonds, (425) 771-1234.
Published in print on 2/8/2004.
Charlotte Anne Dana (1923 - 1993)
Restlawn Memorial Gardens
Created by: Teresa
Record added: Apr 10, 2009
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