Gene Almon

June 20, 1932April 28, 2012

Gene Almon, 79, of Evansville, went to be with the Lord Saturday, April 28, 2012, at Deaconess Hospital. He was born on June 20, 1932 in Mortons Gap, Kentucky.

Gene retired from METS as a city bus driver. He served in the Army during the Korean War and was a member of VFW 1114 where he loved playing Bingo.

He enjoyed fishing, camping, motorcycle riding, boating, and hunting. Gene loved spending time with his kids and grandkids, he was a wonderful father.

Gene was preceded in death by his wife Mary Almon; son, Michael Almon; daughter, Suzette Wun; granddaughter, Beth Ann Wun; parents, Doy and Bessie Almon; two brothers; and two sisters.

He is survived by his daughters, June Almon, Teresa Spradley (Dennis), Brenda Owens (Robert); and Debra Jones; sisters, Marilyn Roy and Freda Elder; grandchildren, Heather Spradley, Johnnie Blake III, Nicole Ploch (Travis), Buddy Spradley, Chase Almon, Scott Almon, and Tammy Wun; great-grandchildren, Jacob Spradley, Emily Dickinson, Lukas Roberts, Lanie Roberts, Samual Blake, Mary Elizabeth Blake, Aiden Blake, and Austin Blake; and companion of 15 years, Mary Baker.

Services will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at Alexander West Chapel, officiated by Bill Woods with burial at Alexander Memorial Park. Friends may visit Tuesday from 11:00 until service time at the funeral home.


  • Visitation Tuesday, May 1, 2012
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, May 1, 2012

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Tess & Jeff Carver

May 2, 2012

My deepest symphaty for all of the family... I know that he will be missed beyond words. He is still with us in spirit. Will keep you all in my prayers.


May 2, 2012

Thank you for becoming a part of the baker family grandpa! You were my only and the best grandpa ever, Isabell had a hard time today at your funeral, not because she doesnt understand but she knows it will be a long time before she gets to see her grandpa ever again. We really love you and your family and our family is so thankful to have joined forces and we are now all one big family. WE LOVE AND MISS YOU.

Jim, Judy, and Brittney Davis

May 1, 2012

June, so sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers our with you and your family. He is in God's comforting arms now so you can rest.

Jim, Judy and Brittney Davis

May 1, 2012

Our sincere condolences for you and your family June!!!!! He will be taken care of well now while he rest in God's company. Our Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Judy Ludwig

May 1, 2012

I never knew your Father, but your parents raised a beautiful family. I am so sorry for your loss.

Brenda Owens

May 1, 2012

Dad, I miss you so much it hurts. You were a wonderful father and taught me so much. I know you are now with mom and one day I will see you Both.

Love you so much..

anna stephens

April 30, 2012

uncle gene we will miss you a hole lot sorry didnt see you more offten love you all sorry for your loss love your niece anna stephens william maes daughter

Tammy Klassy

April 30, 2012

Nicole, I was sorry to hear of your loss. I'll be praying that you and your family feel God's comforting arms around you during this difficult time in your lives.

Tammy Klassy (ER Office)

Missy Sexton

April 30, 2012

So sorry for your family's loss Brenda...You're in my thoughts and prayers.

Vickie Rabold

April 30, 2012

My sincerest condolences to the Almon family, (Debbie Jones, Scott Almon). I'm so sorry for your loss.