Eugene E. "Gene" Hill, Jr., Age: 71
Mar 10, 1947 -- Jan 28, 2019

Eugene E. "Gene" Hill, Jr., 71, Kansas City, KS, died Monday, January 28, 2019, at the Garden Terrace of Overland Park. Visitation will begin at 5:00 p.m. with Memorial Services following at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, February 1, at Trinity Community Church, 5010 Parallel Pkwy. Kansas City, KS. Memorial contributions are suggested to: Garden Terrace, 7541 Switzer Rd. Overland Park, KS 66214 or to the Alzheimer's Association 3846 W. 75th St. Prairie Village, KS 66208.

Gene was born March 10, 1947, in Kansas City, KS, and had been a lifelong area resident graduating from Washington High School in 1965. He was an avid musician, playing in the Rock and Roll band the Vibrations and other local groups. He was a salesman for Dale Wilch Auto supply store and then had his own parts store before traveling the swap meet circuit with that group. Gene loved skiing in Colorado and boating at Lake of the Ozarks and being surrounded by family and friends and having a good time.

Gene was preceded in death by his parents, Eugene Sr. and Edith Hill. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ellen, 2 sons, Eric (Rachele) Hill and Casey (Katy) Hill, and 4 grandchildren, Abby, Brady, Jack and Peighton. The family would like to thank the ever faithful staff at Garden Terrace for the care and compassion given to Gene over the last few years. 

 



Condolences

Sally Nixon Simmons Jan 30 ,2019

Friend ,Nevada ,Missouri

I had thee honor of going to high school with Gene. I had the pleasure of dancing to his music. Rest in peace, Gene in Rock and roll Heaven. I will offer my prayers to Ellen, his sons and all of his family.

Dan White Jan 30 ,2019

Friend , Columbia ,Missouri

My condolences to the Gene Hill Family. I will be praying for you Ellen and the boys. Dan White

Pat and Gary Gaunce Jan 30 ,2019

Friends ,Kansas City ,Kansas

We are sorry to miss Gene’s service but will be out of state until Monday 2/4. Our prayers are going UP for you and the boys🙏☝🏻.

John and Kay C. Jan 30 ,2019

Ellen, Kay and I would like to extend our deepest condolences to you and family upon the passing of Gene. May your hearts and souls find peace and be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you. John and Kay C.

Jeni (Seeman) Behen Jan 31 ,2019

Friend ,Kansas City ,Kansas

Ellen, What a long, long road you and Gene have traveled together...51 years is a wonderful accomplishment. I will always remember Gene's sweet smile and personality...such a super nice guy. We offer our sincere sympathy to you and your family.

Mary Seaton Feb 01 ,2019

My prayers are with you Ellen, Eric and Casey and families. I will always have thankful, fond memories of my time spent in your employment. Gene was always a a positive and smiling person. What a great guy and beautiful family. May God Bless His Soul. --Mary Seaton

Vera Shinn Feb 03 ,2019

friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

My sympathy to you, Ellen, and your sons and family. I'll always remember seeing Gene at Westport Marina or waving to you as you went by on the boat. Wonderful memories.

Event:
Visitation
Location:
Trinity Community Church
Address:
5010 Parallel Pkwy.
City:
Kansas City
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66104
Date:
Feb 01 ,2019
Time:
5:00 PM
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Event:
Memorial Service
Location:
Trinity Community Church
Address:
5010 Parallel Pkwy.
City:
Kansas City
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66104
Date:
Feb 01 ,2019
Time:
6:00 PM
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