'Gene' B. Dye

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'Gene' B. Dye

Eugene B. "Gene" Dye, 88, of Grove City passed away peacefully with his family surrounding him on Wednesday morning, Nov. 7, 2018, in Orchard Manor.
Gene was born on Oct. 23, 1930, to Roland A. and Naomi R. (Day) Dye.
He married Violet M. Parquette on Feb. 12, 1949; she survives at home.
Gene retired in 1986 from Cooper Energy Services, where he was a machinist for 33 years. He formerly was a mechanic at Jordan Brothers Ford, Grove City.
He was a longtime member of Barkeyville United Methodist Church. Gene enjoyed fishing, bowling, boating and car racing. He loved to attend Mercer stock car races with his family.
Survivors include his wife, Vi at home; two daughters, Diana Filer and husband Gary, Mercer and Darlene Coursen and husband Terry, Barkeyville; a child he and his wife raised, Michael B. Dennison, two foster daughters, Theresa J. Martin and husband James, Sharon, and Patty Knight and her two sons, Tim and Ben, Mercer; four grandchildren, Brian Filer, Billie Jean Hetrick, Tricia Ward and Joshua Coursen; seven great-grandchildren, Ashley Hetrick, Lance Ward, Jordan Filer, Zach Hetrick, Carter Coursen, Clint Ward and Cooper Coursen; and a brother Lawrence E. Dye, Grove City.
His parents and a brother, Roland A. Dye Jr. preceded Gene in death.

DYE
Eugene B. "Gene," 88, of Grove City.
Calling hours: From 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday (11-9-18) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday (11-10-18) at Barkeyville United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Ken Hughes officiating.
Burial: Crestview Memorial Park Inc., Grove City.
Published on November 7, 2018
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8 posts

John W. Filer
Nov 10, 2018
I am so sorry to hear of Gene's death, prayers for the family.
He was a very nice person, and will be missed
Gail McFeaters
Nov 09, 2018
I am so sorry for the loss of your Loved one.. Prayers for everyone in Gene's family. May God Hug you all with His love .๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’”
Goldie Snyder
Nov 08, 2018
I got the pleasure of meeting Gene and Vi when I moved to college view apts, enjoyed the stories we talked about Tony and Evelyn, prayers to the family
Alan Bollinger
Nov 08, 2018
Very dear friend
Shelly rose
Nov 08, 2018
What a nice man I got the pleasure of meeting in the hospital! May God bless his family!
Ginny Lytle Wood
Nov 08, 2018
So many happy memories of Gene..........eating out with he and Vi , visiting in each otherโ€™s homes and of course their 50th wedding anniversary. Much love to Vi, Michael and the rest of the family.
Eartha wood
Nov 08, 2018
You will truly be missed i will always treasure your kindness to me and the trip to the races with your family we had such a great time rip my friend my deepest condolences to the Dye family
Rick and Sandy Grossman
Nov 08, 2018
We are so sorry to hear of Gene's passing. He was truly one of the "good" ones. Love to his family.