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Eugene Handy

d. January 16, 2014

Eugene Handy

Eugene Handy, 88, of Antwerp,  passed away Thursday, January 16, 2014 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home.

Gene was born in Rockhaven, KY on June 3, 1925, a son of the late Annie (Lewis) and Volney  Handy.

He served in the U.S. Navy as a Fireman 1st Class in WW II; was a member of the Masonic Lodge, the VFW, & American Legion. Having worked in woodwire & metal lathing, Gene was a member of the Carpenters Union Local #32.  

On Nov 22, 1946 Gene married Cara Lou Lichty.

Gene will be sadly missed by his wife, Cara Lou; daughters, Carol (Michael) Brown of Findlay, Ava (Hazen) Kennedy & Linda (Roland "Pudge") Kennedy both of Antwerp; 9 grandchildren & 17 great grandchildren, with another expected in June.

Also preceding him in death are his daughter & son-in-law, Marcia & Phil Helms; siblings, Pearl Cravens, Thelma Handy, Josephine Maynard, Elizabeth Creasy, Herbert, Buford, Frank & Willliam Handy.      

His service is Monday at 10 am with viewing one hour prior at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp, where viewing is also Sunday, 2-6 pm.

He will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery.

Memorials are to Fountain of Faith Free Clinic.

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