Eugene M. Hanshaw 1952-2021
MINERAL RIDGE — Eugene “Gene” Mark Hanshaw, 69, passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family, Thursday, June 10, 2021.
Born Jan. 26, 1952, in Warren, Gene was the son of the late Cecil and Thelma Tomlin Hanshaw.
A lifelong resident, Gene graduated in 1970 from Mineral Ridge High School.
Gene was a proud Vietnam veteran, who served in the United States Army.
Prior to retirement, Gene was a truck driver for more than 20 years, retiring in 1998.
Gene enjoyed watching the Cleveland Browns and The Ohio State Buckeyes. He also enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and family. He was a loving husband, father, papa and brother.
He leaves behind his partner of 40 years, Janet Kling; his daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca (Bill) Killin; two grandchildren, Seairra (Carin Custer) Porterfield and Joshua Porterfield; two brothers, Elmer “Ray” Hanshaw and Donald (Pearl) Hanshaw; three sisters, Judy Hanshaw, Debbie Hanshaw and Edith Waggoner; and many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Bryan Kling; his brother, Robert Hanshaw; and his sister, Phyliss Hanshaw.
The family will receive relatives and friends 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Lane Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel. A funeral service will be held 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Gene will be laid to rest in Ohio Western Reserve Cemetery.
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