STERLING – Eugene D. George, age 84, of Sterling, died Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at Heritage Woods in Sterling.
Eugene was born May 23, 1935, in Columbus, Ohio the son of Chris and Catherine (Kiner) George. He was a devout Christian and a kind hearted person who was always giving of himself. He was loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He touched all our hearts in a special way.
He is survived by two nieces, Lora (Gary) Peugh of Rock Falls and Teri Gray of Sterling; several other nieces and nephews in Columbus, Ohio; two special great-nephews, Gregory (Sonrisa) Bontz of Tallahassee, Fla. and Eric (Stacey) Bontz of Rock Falls; five great-great-nieces; and one great-great-nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Evelyn Gray and Norma Clark; one brother, Tom George; and one brother-in-law, Dewey D. Gray.
A Celebration of Life will take place at a later date.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.
Eugene’s family would like to express a sincere thank you to Vitas Hospice for all their special care.