Eugene J. Jackson, 73, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021, at his home, with his wife at his side.
Born on August 20, 1948, in Mesa, AZ, he was the son of the late Eugene L. and Marian (Tankersley) Jackson.
In February of 1966, Gene enlisted and proudly served in the US Marine Corps and was honorably discharge in February of 1970. He came to Kenosha in 1971.
On December 19, 1987, he married Dorothy K. Anderson.
Gene was employed at Jacobsen-Textron as a machine operator and retired in 1997. He was known to be well skilled in many trades, including working on cars, plumbing, electrical work, and carpentry.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; three children, George German, Jr., Jack A. Jackson, and Marya Roy; four grandchildren; and is further survived by siblings, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Jackson.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, November 10th, at Proko Funeral Home, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park with full military honors.