Eugene A. “Gene” Hollencamp passed away Monday, Feb. 15, 2010 in Valparaiso.
He was 100.
He is survived by his daughter Joan Murphy (husband Larry) of Chesterton;
grandchildren Michael Murphy (wife Jane), Kathleen Murphy and Anne Kline
(Joe); and great-grandchildren Alex, Elizabeth, Christopher, Robert,
Jonathon, Raymond and Adele.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marguerite (Hoefler) Hollencamp in
1996 and a brother, Francis Hollencamp.
Gene was employed by his family business, Hollencamp Men’s Clothing Store,
in Dayton and later became vice-president of Gustav Wiedeke Company. He was
also past-president of the Dayton Optimist Club and a 1931 graduate of The
University of Dayton.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, Feb. 20 from 9 to 9:30 a.m. at
Westbrock Funeral Home, 1712 Wayne Ave, Dayton, Ohio, 45410. A mass of
Christian Burial will follow at 10 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church in
Dayton. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may
be made to Christ Child Society of Dayton, P.O. Box 292058, Dayton, Ohio
45429 or VNA Hospice, 2404 Valparaiso St., Valparaiso, Ind. 46383.