M. Gene Waddell
CENTERBURG — Michael E. “Gene” Waddell, 36, of Centerburg died late Sunday evening, July 13, 2008, at the home of his brother in Centerburg.
He was born on Jan. 20, 1972, in Columbus, Ga. He attended Centerburg High School and had been a resident of Centerburg for the past 20 years. Gene worked in manufacturing at the Dana Corp. in Fredericktown. His greatest joy was working with the elderly in home health care. He was a member of the Milford Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Rebecca Roberts Hardman, in 2002.
He is survived by his stepfather, Carl Hardman of Hamburg, N.Y.; sister, Tina Shepard of Centerburg; brothers, Russell (Diana) Waddell of Centerburg, Carl J. Hardman of San Antonio, Texas; nephews, Andrew Waddell, Devin Hubbard; niece, Kristie Shepard; great-niece, Marissa Potter; aunt, Judy (Robert) Rudrick of Centerburg; cousins, Nikki Looney, Jeff Rudrick, Emma and Austin.
Memorial service will be Friday, July 18, at 11 a.m. at the Milford Church of Christ, with Ernie Moreland and Gary Thomas officiating. Calling hours will precede the service at 10 a.m. Inurnment will follow in Eastview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Interchurch Social Services in Centerburg at P.O. Box 751, Centerburg, OH 43011. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.