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“To my Beloved husband Gene,I will miss you more than words can say. You're faithfulness and loyalty to me will always live in my heart. You took...Read More »
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“Dear Pat and family. Gene was always easy to talk with on the phone whenever I tried to reach Pat. We always shared a laugh or two! Gene had a...Read More »
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“Dear Pat and Family,So very sorry for your loss.Erin Fournier - St. Clair Shores Adult & Community Education ”
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“Love you Dad, you can now rest in peace. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Kyle Haviland


Eugene Kenneth Haviland, age 83 of St. Clair Shores, passed away November 30, 2016. He was born in Detroit on May 30, 1933; the son of Kenneth and Tessie (nee Zebrowski) Haviland. Eugene served for two years in the United States Marine Corp. He was honorably discharged and released from active duty on February 8th, 1955. He served in the Korean war and was stationed in several areas, including Japan, Iwo Jima and Guadal canal. Throughout school, his military career, and even semi-professionally, Gene excelled at Football. He was a huge sports fan, and enjoyed the Detroit teams in particular. He often took his family to Tiger's Stadium on family night. Gene was an extremely hard worker. Often taking on a second job after working as a longtime and dedicated Credit Manager for Sears. In his spare time, though, he thoroughly enjoyed being with his family. In early years, they spent several summers in Traverse City for 5:00 AM fishing trips. He also loved traveling. Their trips included several U.S. states, including Lake Tahoe, but their favorite ventures were taking cruises and visiting Europe. When staying local, his family adored game nights over poker. Gene is dearly loved and will be deeply missed. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Altwies) for 59 years. Loving father of Robert, James, Kyle (Vicki) and Lisa. Proud grandfather of Ryan. Caring brother of Elaine Dermody. Dear cousin of many. Gene's family will receive friends on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from 2:00pm until 8:00pm at A.H. Peters Funeral Home, 32000 Schoenherr at Masonic (13-1/2 Mile), Warren. A funeral ceremony will take place on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 10:00am at the funeral home. Immediately following, a committal service with military honors will be held at Resurrection Cemetery. Alzheimer's Association or Macular Degeneration Research.

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