Gene Ray Medere
Gene, age 85, passed away Saturday July 25, 2020. He was a native of Hahnville and a longtime resident of Springfield, LA. Gene proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. When he wasn’t hard at work supporting his family, Gene enjoyed hobbies such as woodworking, and yard work, especially gardening. His family always came first in his life. Gene was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and a dear friend to many.
Gene is survived by his wife, Mary L. Madere; daughter, Jennifer Sue Wallace; Son Gregory Paul Madere; grandchildren, Matthew and Jenny Madere, Jacob and Julie McMorris, Red Avis, Rick Avis, Daune McMorris, and Shaune McMorris; multiple great-grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
Gene is preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Amelia Madere; and his sister Joann Madere Pizzalatto.
A graveside service will be held at St. Margaret Catholic Church Cemetery. Date and time is pending. Please check back.