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Eugene Lee Kessen

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Eugene was born on June 11, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Eugene was a resident of Illinois.

Eugene graduated from Malta High School.

Gene was drafted and went in early 1951 and served in the United States Army in the Korean War Conflict as a radio operator.

The visitation will be from 2:00 - 6:00 P.M. Sunday May 21 2017 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home 400 N. 6th St. Rochelle with a Rosary Service at 1:30 prior to the visitation. The funeral mass will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday May 22 at St. Patrick Catholic Church 236 Kelley Drive Rochelle with Father Ruben Herrera officiating. Burial will follow the service at St. Patrick Cemetery in Rochelle.

In lieu of flowers the family wishes to establish a memorial to further support Rochelle Little League and RYBA.