Eugene "Gene" Powers

February 3, 1924October 16, 2012

Eugene “Gene” Powers age 88, of Rocky River, passed away October 16, 2012. He was the beloved husband for over 60 years of the late Mary Jo Powers (nee:McLaurine). An Army World War II veteran, he worked over 40 years in the automotive sales industry. Gene was the dear father of Larry (Sidney) of Nashville TN, Ross (Josephine) of Parma, OH, Jeffrey (Yahira) of Peru, Peggy of Rocky River, OH, and Pamela (John) Berkebile of Rocky River, OH. He was the loving grandfather of Shannon, Michael, Rita, Ryan, Katie, Jordan, Kelsey, Lauren and Colin, and proud great grandfather of many.

Family will receive friends TODAY, October 18, from 3-7 pm at CATAVOLOS-BERRY Funeral Home 23040 Center Ridge Rd. Westlake, where funeral services will be held at 7pm following visitation, Deacon William Schill will be officiating. Burial will be at Lakewood Park Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, PO Box 74924, Cleveland, OH, 44194 or visit www.ALZ.ORG.



  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 18, 2012


  • Visitation

Eugene "Gene" Powers

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Glenn Berry

November 4, 2012

God be with you all, always.

October 22, 2012

Prayers for you and your family during this difficult time. Pat Patterson

Dianne Brumbach

October 21, 2012

Peggy, I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Please know that you are loved by so many and if there is anything I can do for you, please let me know. I will be in Cleveland for Christmas and New Years and would love to spend some time with you. Love, Dy

Matthew Hill

October 20, 2012

From the Hill family to the Power's family we are very Sorry for your loss these thing's are never easy take care and God Bless

Scott Frey

October 20, 2012

Peggy, we are saddened to hear of your father's sudden passing. There are no words, only thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
The Frey Family: Scott, Corinne and Brett


October 18, 2012

Peggy and Powers Family, We wrer sorry to about the loss of your father. You are in our thoughts and prayers. He shall be missed. PSALMS 55:22

Pam Miske

October 18, 2012

Pam, John and Family,
We are so sorry for your loss of your father and grandfather. Our prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
The Miske Family

Amy Kunde

October 18, 2012

On Behalf of the Kunde family, we are so sorry for your loss. Pam and John are dear friends. Our prayers are with your entire family.
Amy Kunde (Rocky River, OH)

Deb DeCarlo

October 17, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. Pam spoke so much about him and I know his presence in your lives will be truly missed. You will be in my thoughts. The DeCarlo/Way Family