Of Carmichael, CA, passed away on September 13, 2018, a native of Sacramento, CA age 72 years. Survived by his loving wife Karla; children, Leslie Prosser (Billy Valine), Ben (Nichole) Moore, and Nicole (Kyle) Friedrich; grandchildren, Geoffery (Cara), Marcus, Makayla, Trinity, Jacob and Ryan; great-grandchild, Grayson; and sister, Laura (Don) Williams. Preceded in passing by his 8 siblings. Friends are welcome for Recitation of the Holy Rosary Service at 7:00pm on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 and are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 all at Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church (4123 Robertson Ave., Sacramento, CA). Immediately following the Mass, all are invited to a reception in Gene’s honor at the La Sierra Community Center, John Smith Hall (5325 Engle Rd., Carmichael, CA 95608). In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Loaves & Fishes (1351 N C St, Sacramento, CA 95811). PRICE FUNERAL CHAPEL (916-725-2109), directors.