Myron E. “Gene Poston
Birth Date: March 5, 1936
Death Date: March 9, 2018
Myron Eugene “Gene” Poston, 82, of Decatur, passed away Friday, March 09, 2018 in his home with his family by his side.
Gene was born March 5, 1936 CaÃ±on City, Colorado the son of Myron L. and Ethel (Bokay) Poston. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He retired from Iron Workers Local #46. Gene enjoyed fishing with his good friend Fred. He married Lisa K. Bendsen August 5, 1972.
Gene is survived by his wife Lisa, daughters Christy Dukewich, Carrie (Scott) Woodruff, and Candace (Jeff) Mathers, sister Norma Washburn, and grandchildren Olivia Woodruff and Clay Dukewich.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents, brother James Poston, and son-in-law Mike Dukewich.
Private family services will be held.
Arrangements by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave. Decatur, IL. Please view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at www.gracelandfairlawn.com.