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“Brings back lots of family memories. I am Aunt Kathryn's (Nellie's sister) granddaughter. She had three children Dawn (Mary Ellen), (my mom,...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Charlene Amend - Pittsburgh, PA

“Uncle Eugene, I think I will miss your sense of humor most of all. As far back as I can remember you were my favorite uncle, ever with a joke or a...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Paul Laufer - Visalia, CA

“I hold such great memories of you and will miss you stories, jokes and great wisdom. I truly enjoyed our times together and thank you for all your...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Joyce Laufer Chapman - Pittsburgh, PA

“Uncle, I sure enjoyed all of those lunches we had over the past 10 years. Coming to southern California won't be nearly as fun any more. The...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Jack Laufer - Kailua, HI - Family

“Farewell and rest in peace Cousin Eugene! May you revel in joy as you are reunited with our past loved ones! Miss them all! The greatest...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Glenn Stephen Laufer - PA

“Love you Uncle Eugene ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Eileen Treadway - Prescott, AZ

“Will love and miss you Uncle Eugene, thanks for the endless jokes and our cruises together, I always had the best tour guide with me and we saw some...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Eileen Treadway - Prescott, AZ


Of Pico Rivera, California, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 17, 2019, at age 86, with his grand-nephew, Tyler Payne, by his side. Gene was the youngest of the six children of Joe and Nellie Laufer, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was born in Pittsburgh in 1932 and is the last of his generation, having been preceded in death by his parents; as well as by his siblings, Albert, Gert, Riita, Jim, and Dolores. He leaves behind many nieces and nephews who will miss him. Gene graduated from St. Mary of the Mount High School, in the Mt. Washington neighborhood of Pittsburgh, and soon after enlisted in the US Air Force. After his Air Force service, he spent much of his career as a driver for Greyhound Lines and relocated to Southern California. Family and friends welcome Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., at WM. SLATER & SONS, INC., 412-381-3345, 301 Virginia Ave., Mt. Washington, 15211. Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Mount Church on Friday at 11:00 a.m. Burial with Military Honors to follow at Resurrection Cemetery.