Gene O. Dufner
SPRINGFIELD, IL - Gene O. Dufner, 59, of Springfield, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2014, at St. John's Hospice.
He was born April 27, 1955, in Springfield, the son of the late William "Bill" R. and Elnore J. (West) Dufner.
Mr. Dufner lived in Springfield his entire life. He attended Springfield schools and graduated from Lanphier High School. He attended Springfield College in Illinois for two years and graduated with an associate's degree. He also attended Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Ill., and graduated with a bachelor's degree in Computer Science.
Mr. Dufner was employed by the Illinois Dept. of Human Services for 31 years and retired in 2009.
He is survived by his brother, David W. Dufner of Newnan, GA; as well as a niece, Liedav A. Dufner of Springfield; a nephew, David A. Dufner of Newnan, GA; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
No services are scheduled.
Memorials may be made to the
Arrangements are under the direction of Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 E. Allen, Springfield.
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