Eugene B. Decaminada
Eugene B. Decaminada
  • October 6, 1933 - January 15, 2018
  • New York

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Eugene B Decaminada, born on October 6th, 1933 in Gebo Wyoming to Pio and Ida Decaminada. Gene lived the better part of 12 years in Wyoming before heading to Brooklyn NY. While in Brooklyn Gene attended P.S. 49 and the East New York Vocational College. While working as a Bookkeeper for Standard Scientific in Greenwich Village he met Mary Ann Demeri. Gene and Mary Ann dated for 6 years, then married in July 11th, 1959, happily married for 58 years. After Standard Scientific he went on to acquire a local neighborhood Luncheonette with a soda fountain for 5 years. He later sold his Luncheonette and went on to own a local Italian Bread company, Dara Baking Company in Williamsburg Brooklyn for 23 years. After leaving Dara Bakery, Gene went to work as a Postal Worker in Jackson Heights Queens for 20 years, until his retirement in 1998. Gene moved his family from Greenpoint Brooklyn to Jamaica Estates Queens 1968. After selling his home in Jamaica Estates in 1998, Gene and Mary Ann moved to Woodbury Cove where they lived for the past 19 years. Gene was an avid sports fan who loved the NY Yankee's, Jets, Islanders, Knicks and St. John's basketball. Most important, he loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Gene is survived by his wife Mary Ann, three children Gene, Doreen and Robert and seven grandchildren Brianna, Nikki, Noah, Noelle, Thomas, Lia and Cara.