Gene was a 1946 graduate of Orchard Park High School. Upon graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army and honorably served his country in Korea. He graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree, and with a Master’s degree from Alfred University. He was employed by the Hornell City School District as a science teacher and guidance counselor for 31 years, retiring in 1991.
In addition to his wife Norma, he is survived by: a brother, Raymond Cedruly of Rochester, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his daughter, Regina Ann in 1978.
A private graveside service and burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made to the Immaculate Conception Church, 17 Maple Avenue Wellsville, NY 14895. To leave online condolences, please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.