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Eugene C. Gadley, 87, of Greensburg, formerly of Marienville, Pennsylvania, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at his residence. Eugene was born April 15, 1929, in Marienville, Pennsylvania, to Clyde M. and Mary Alice (Allio) Gadley.
Eugene joined the US Army and served in Korea from 1950 to 1952.
He worked for Glass Containers Corp in Marienville for 33 years. He worked for the DNR Forest Service in Pennsylvania and enjoyed logging and trapping as other ways to provide for his family.
He was a member of the Marienville Free Methodist Church and the Tylersburg Bible Missionary Church, both in Pennsylvania, and attended the Clarksburg Covenant Church in Indiana.
Eugene was married to Nancy Palmer on Oct. 24, 1970, and she survives.
Eugene is also survived by his sons, Daniel S. Kindle, Barberton, Ohio, Douglas E. (Joy) Gadley, Pleasantville, Pennsylvania; daughter, Sharon (Daniel) Smith, Clarksburg; daughters from a previous marriage, Debra and Brenda; sister, Coral Gadley Evans, Conneautville, Pennsylvania; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Chuck Gadley; sisters, Opal Casset, and Ruby Lucas.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 11 at Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. with Rev. Daniel Smith officiating. Burial and military graveside rites will follow at Richland Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Clarksburg Covenant Church. Online condolences can be made at www.popfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 9, 2017
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