Eugene R. "Gene" Vance, 82, of Tremont, passed away Monday, July 27th at his home.
Born in Lebanon, May 4, 1938, a son of the late Phillip and Irene Vance.
Gene was a United States Navy Veteran.
He was a self-employed mechanic, owning his own inspection station. He also had been a coal miner. For many years Gene was the caretaker of the local cemeteries in Tremont.
He was of the protestant faith. Gene was a member of the Little Run Gun Club and the former Tremont American Legion.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded by an infant son Eugene.
Surviving are his wife Janice Butler Vance; his children, Julie Witmer (Daryl), Tremont; Stacy Wolfe (George), Muir; Tammy Richard (Russell) Valley View; Tammy Castaneda (Erasmo), Texas; Tom Vance (Sherry), Lebanon; Phillip Vance (Kim), Myerstown and Cory Vance (Tania), Pottsville; a step-daughter, Amy Frew (Scott), Tremont; two sisters, Eva Tobias, Fredericksburg and Sandra Shindel, Lebanon. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, August 1st at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City. Visitation will be from 10-11 at the chapel. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com
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