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Eugene (Gene) W. Dooley

Obituary for Eugene (Gene) W. Dooley

April 30, 2018


Eugene (Gene) W. Dooley passed away peacefully on Monday, April 30, 2018, after a long illness. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Patricia (née Clark). He will be missed by his sister-in-law, Mary Marshall and her husband William, and thirteen loving nieces and nephews.

Gene was predeceased by his parents, Mary and John Dooley as well as his brother, John.

A graduate of Seton Hall Prep and Seton Hall University, Gene was a Marine Corps veteran and enjoyed an extensive business career. Gene worked for Western Electric in the defense systems area; General Electric on the Apollo Project in Florida and IBM. The last chapter of his career, approximately twenty five years, was spent in the Treasury Division of the State of New Jersey.

Gene and Pat traveled extensively in Europe and South America. Ireland, Paris and Machu Pichu were particular favorites. He enjoyed gardening, cars, good food, music and wine.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Gene's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or at

Life Celebration services provided by Leaver/Cable of Buckingham

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  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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    Memphis, TN 38105

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4886 Old York Road
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Buckingham, PA 18912
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