GENE A. LOOMAS
August 30, 1927 ~ April 4, 2017
Born August 30, 1927 in Portland, OR, Gene moved to Vancouver, WA at the age of ten.
He married the love of his life, Billie Kinart, in 1947 and celebrated 69 love filled years this past October 17th.
Gene worked at Crown Zellerbach in north Portland for 35 years and retired in 1983. He and Billie filled the next 34 years traveling, showing their collectible cars, and enjoying time with family and friends.
Gene is survived by his wife, Billie; fur buddy, Asher; his brother, Gary Loomas; daughter-in-love, TC Loomas; daughter, Candise Fine (Joe); grandsons, Eli and Ira Loomas; granddaughter, Kirsten Brock (Brandon); seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Michael; and great-grandson, Conner.
There will be a memorial celebration on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 3p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Vancouver, WA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Make A Wish.
Please sign his Guest Book at www.columbian.com/obits.
Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98684
Published in The Columbian on Apr. 11, 2017