Eugene D. George

  • Born: May 23, 1935
  • Died: September 18, 2019
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family


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.

Eugene's family would like to express a sincere thank you to Vitas Hospice for all their special care.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Gene was a wonderful man and will be dearly missed. We were just sharing memories of him today and now I'm saddened to see this. BUT Gene is dancing in glory! See you when I get there!

Posted by Jennifer Tompkins - STERLING, IL - Acquaintance   September 19, 2019