Eugene E. Lilly, 85, passed away on August 24, 2021. He is now fully healed and with Jesus. He will be missed by many, as he was a friend to everyone he met. His wife of 60+ years , Evangeline (Dolly) Lilly survives him, as does his son, Adam Lilly, daughter, Ann-Margaret (Shawn) Garner. Gene leaves behind his brother, George (Linda) Lilly; 5 grandchildren: Lee Lilly, Brent Ebel, Alex Ebel, Hunter Garner and Leah Garner, plus many nieces, nephews, Aunt Jan, cousins, and friends. We will have Military Honors for Gene at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. This is their website: https://www.cem.va.gov/cems/nchp/ftsnelling.asp The service begins at 10 A.M. on November 3. It lasts 15 minutes. Then, we will have a gathering to celebrate Gene’s life at the First Evangelical Free Church; 2696 Hazelwood Street, Maplewood, MN 55109, from 1 P.M. to 3:00 P.M..