1940 - 2023
No Vistitation Date Scheduled
No Funeral Date Scheduled
Eugene Stuart Chaney of Geneseo, Illinois, age 83, passed away peacefully at High Pointe House in Haverhill on Saturday, November 4, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Sylvia A. (Young) Chaney with whom he just celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary on August 30th.
Eugene was born in Lowell, MA, on June 1,1940, the son of the late Stuart and Ruth (Kennedy) Chaney.
He was raised in Dunstable and graduated from Lowell High School with the class of 1958. He was a graduate of Lowell Tech with a BS in Chemistry and a MS from University of Southern California.
He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel Munitions Officer after 27 years with the US Air Force. He was stationed at numerous stateside and overseas bases. Eugene was a member of the USAF Association.
He was an avid automobile, motorcycle, and aircraft enthusiast. He enjoyed coin collecting and camping with the family wherever they were stationed. He also enjoyed gardening, especially his prize-winning gladiolas. Retirement years for Eugene and Sylvia were spent traveling to the east coast states to spend time with family and friends.
Besides his loving wife, he is survived by his son Eugene S. Chaney Jr., of Chicago, IL, and daughters, Karen and her husband Bruce Lampron of Columbia, MD, and Sheila and her husband Michael P. Zrimm Jr., of Woodbridge, VA; a brother, Alan Chaney of Dunstable; six grandchildren, Nicholas, Jessica, Virginia and Rebecca Lampron, Michael A. Zrimm and Rachael Barone and her husband Matthew; close cousins and several nieces.
No Funeral or Visitation. Military Honors will be at Central Cemetery next spring. Memorials to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or Dunstable Rural Land Trust C/O David Tully 1070 Main St. Dunstable, MA 01827. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041 guestbook at dolanfuneralhome.com