Eugene Raymond Fussy, Sr.

Fussy, Eugene Raymond Sr. 78, passed away Saturday, July 24, surrounded by his family. Gene was born August 21, 1942, to Margaret and Peter Fussy. He married Karen Sauer on February 23, 1963. They had six children. Gene served in the Army after high school for 2 years. He then spent a 30 year accounting career at FMC/BAE. He loved the outdoors, casinos, traveling/supporting all of the grandkids in their various activities and sports. Gene is survived by his wife, Karen; daughters, Brenda McCormick (Steve), Paula Colford (Paul), Lisa Giddings (Charlie), Lana; sons, Eugene Jr., Kevin (Julie); grandchildren, John (Kayla), Colton (Brittany), Erika, Josh, Allison (Tyler), Brenna (Matt), Cassie, Elizabeth (Adam), Kaitlynn; great grandchildren, Bryson, Josephine, William, Madelyn. Preceded in death by parents and sister, Kathy. Survived by brothers, Frank, Alvin, Arnold and brother-in-law Roman Beam. Visitation will be Friday, July 30, from 5-8 pm at Dare’s Funeral Home 805 Main ST. NW in Elk River. Funeral services will be Saturday, July 31, at Mary Queen of Peace 21304 Church Ave. in Rogers, MN, at 11 AM with visitation 1 1/2 hours prior to the service. Gene will be interred at Camp Ripley, Little Falls, MN, on Monday, August 2, at 11 AM. As Gene would say “It is what it is and it can’t be changed”. Thanks to all for sharing in my life! Arr. Dare’s Funeral Home 763-441-1212