1930 - 2021
VisitationDecember 9, 2021
Dolan Funeral Home
FuneralDecember 9, 2021
Dolan Funeral Home
Eugene A. Gschwind, 91 passed Saturday December 3, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.
Gene was married to Jane Wright (deceased), for 42 years and recently to Peggy Connett, for the past 15 years.
Born in Erlanger, KY he was the son of the late Austin and Marie (Bonfert) Gschwind.
Gene graduated from Llyod High School, KY, with the class of 1949, then furthering his education at the University of Cincinnati Engineering School.
He proudly served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War stationed in California and worked on the building of bridges abroad.
Gene worked for AVCO in Wilmington, MA then GE in Needham MA, where he retired from in 1993.
Gene loved to go camping with his family, and enjoyed Square dancing with Jane and Ballroom dancing with Peggy.
Besides his wife Peggy, he is survived by his daughter Brenda Atkinson and her husband Steve of Lowell, Ma and grandaughters, Andrea Dinis and Danielle Silva. Daughter Janine Dinsmore of Winchester Virginia, and Grandsons Joseph Dinsmore and Robert Dinsmore. Son Michael Gschwind, and his wife Irene of Tyngsboro, Ma and Grandson Mike Gschwind. Daughter Paula Lambert and Husband Michael of Ashby,Ma and Grandson Mitchell Lambert and Granddaughter Colleen Harsh. Daughter Connie Curtin and Husband Thomas of Townsend,Ma and Granddaughters, Kylie Curtin, Emily Curtin, Samantha Curtin, and Gabrielle Curtin. Gene also leaves a sister Violet Loftin of Kentucky and many great grandchildren along with an extended family with Peggy.
Gene will join his wife Jane Gschwind, Sister Doris Roark, Son-in-law James Dinsmore and his Grandson Jason Gschwind with the Heavenly Father in Peace.
Eugene “Gene” Gschwind formally of Chelmsford, MA died Friday December 3 2021. Visiting hours Thursday December 9th from 9:30AM-11AM. Funeral service will follow visiting hours at 11:30AM at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD. Burial in Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford, MA. Memorials may be made in his name to the Alzheimer’s Association 309 Waverley Oaks Rd. Waltham, MA. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.