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Eugene "Gene" Segin

July 16, 1931 - April 4, 2015

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Gene Segin, 83, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015, at his home. He was born July 16, 1931 in Springfield, the son of A.J. (Dusty) and Bess (Ina) Segin. Gene married L. Marlene Wilcoxon in 1955, in Springfield. She preceded him in death on September 29, 2002.

He graduated from Lanphier High School in 1949, and from the University of Illinois in 1956. He served in the United States Marine Corps from February, 1952 until February, 1954. Gene worked for Illinois Bell from 1956 to 1990, retiring after 34 years of service. Gene was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church and enjoyed golfing, fishing, and exercising at the Springfield YMCA.

He is survived by one son Scott E. (Donna Jones) Segin and one granddaughter Shannon E. Segin.

Visitation: 11 am until time of services at 1 pm, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 1 pm, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Gene will be buried with full military honors at Camp Butler following services.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Time: 11:00 am - 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Land of Lincoln Honor Flight or Springfield Memorial Hospice.


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