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 Eugene Walter “Gene” Mulvihill

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Eugene Walter “Gene” Mulvihill

Birth
West Orange, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death
27 Oct 2012 (aged 77–78)
New Vernon, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Burial
Burial Details Unknown. Specifically: possibly interred where his parents are interred at Pleasantdale Cemetery
Memorial ID
201055737 View Source

Gene Walter Mulvihill, 78, of New Vernon, New Jersey passed away on Saturday, October 27 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Gail, six children and 16 grandchildren.

Mr. Mulvihill was a pioneer in the mutual fund industry and a venture capitalist and financier with a distinguished career spanning many industries including cellular broadcast, cancer drugs, robotics, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), amusement park rides, ranching and real estate development. He was well-known for his long affiliation with Vernon Valley Great Gorge Ski Area and Action Park and, more recently, with his role at Mountain Creek and Crystal Springs Resorts. In support of his resort and hotel interests, Mr. Mulvihill assembled a celebrated wine cellar, La Tour, which received a Grand Award by Wine Spectator.

Upon learning of Mr. Mulvihill's passing, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie commented "Gene Mulvihill's contributions to the economic development of Sussex County are unquestionable. His unique vision and entrepreneurial spirit will be greatly missed."

Mr. Mulvihill grew up in West Orange, New Jersey and graduated from West Orange High School and Lehigh University. He served in the U.S. Marines Corps 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Division and earned a rank of Captain.

A visitation will be held at the Church of Christ the King's Parish Hall from 2-4 pm and 6-9 pm on Friday, November 2. A funeral mass will be held at the Church of Christ the King on Saturday at 10:00 am. Doyle Funeral Home of Morristown (www.doylefh.com) is preparing the arrangements.

https://www.njherald.com/story/19934115/visionary-developer-eugene-mulvihill-dies
https://www.history.com/news/the-rise-and-fall-of-action-park-new-jerseys-most-dangerous-water-park

Gene Walter Mulvihill, 78, of New Vernon, New Jersey passed away on Saturday, October 27 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Gail, six children and 16 grandchildren.

Mr. Mulvihill was a pioneer in the mutual fund industry and a venture capitalist and financier with a distinguished career spanning many industries including cellular broadcast, cancer drugs, robotics, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), amusement park rides, ranching and real estate development. He was well-known for his long affiliation with Vernon Valley Great Gorge Ski Area and Action Park and, more recently, with his role at Mountain Creek and Crystal Springs Resorts. In support of his resort and hotel interests, Mr. Mulvihill assembled a celebrated wine cellar, La Tour, which received a Grand Award by Wine Spectator.

Upon learning of Mr. Mulvihill's passing, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie commented "Gene Mulvihill's contributions to the economic development of Sussex County are unquestionable. His unique vision and entrepreneurial spirit will be greatly missed."

Mr. Mulvihill grew up in West Orange, New Jersey and graduated from West Orange High School and Lehigh University. He served in the U.S. Marines Corps 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Division and earned a rank of Captain.

A visitation will be held at the Church of Christ the King's Parish Hall from 2-4 pm and 6-9 pm on Friday, November 2. A funeral mass will be held at the Church of Christ the King on Saturday at 10:00 am. Doyle Funeral Home of Morristown (www.doylefh.com) is preparing the arrangements.

https://www.njherald.com/story/19934115/visionary-developer-eugene-mulvihill-dies
https://www.history.com/news/the-rise-and-fall-of-action-park-new-jerseys-most-dangerous-water-park


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  • Created by: R.C.
  • Added: 11 Jul 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 201055737
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/201055737/eugene-walter-mulvihill: accessed ), memorial page for Eugene Walter “Gene” Mulvihill (1934–27 Oct 2012), Find a Grave Memorial ID 201055737, ; Maintained by R.C. (contributor 47303570) Burial Details Unknown, who reports a possibly interred where his parents are interred at Pleasantdale Cemetery.