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Gene Shively

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Service: 11:00am Fri. November 5th, 2021
Location: Maiden Lane Church of God

SHIVELY, Russell Eugene “Gene”, 84, of Springfield, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021 at Hearth and Home on El Camino surrounded by family. He was born July 27, 1937 in Springfield, OH the son of Russell K. and Thelma L. (Kiger) Shively. He graduated from Springfield High School in 1955. Gene married the love of his life on May 7, 1960. He served in the Ohio Air National Guard from 1960-1966 during which he attended Wittenberg University. After his time in the National Guard he worked as an architectural draftsman for three general contractors. He also attended both Maiden Lane Church of God and Hillside Church of God. Survivors include his wife Sandy (Kohl); three children and spouses, Russ & Dawn Shively, Cincinnati, Ohio; Beth & Tim Massie, Erie, Colorado and Eric & Kim Shively, Springfield, Ohio; six grandchildren, Derek and Logan (Amy Heidel) Shively, Danae (Mike) Massie DeWitt, Alissa and Mikaela Massie and Cameron Shively; three brothers, Fred & Kay Shively, Robert & Bev Shively and Dan & Georgia Shively; sister-in-law, Vicki & Ken Harrison and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters, Linda Cochran and Karen Potter and a brother, Stephen Shively. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Legacy at Forest Glen, Hearth and Home and Day City Hospice for all their excellent care and support. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday at Maiden Lane Church of God with Pastor Tim Riley and Pastor Missy Potts officiating. Visitation will start one hour prior at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Maiden Lane Church of God or Alzheimer’s Association. Arrangements by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.

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Dear Sandy and family, I am holding you in my prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. Gods peace. Lisa Carney Anderson Eagan Minnesota

- Lisa Carney Anderson, Monday November 8th, 2021

Rick and I extend our thoughts and prayers for the entire Shiveley family. We pray God will comfort you all and give you peace.

- Belinda Goheen, Sunday November 7th, 2021

Dear Sandy Eric RustyBethTimDanae Alissa Michaela

- Betty Massie, Friday November 5th, 2021

Sorry Anyway your loss is heavens gain. I.m so glad for Gene and Sandys family. They were always good friends. Not just family. My son married into a wonderful family

- Betty Massie, Friday November 5th, 2021

Sandy, our prayers to you and your family. Gene was a dear friend and we have a number of great memories of time shared with the both of you and your family.

- Dick and Jane Bailey, Friday November 5th, 2021

Dearest Sandy and family, I used to live on Heatherwood and remember your loving, wonderful family. I am deeply sorry; am surely praying for God's comfort and love to surround you. Millie

- Millie Chamberlin, Thursday November 4th, 2021

So sorry for the loss of Gene. He was such a kind soul.

- Chelsey Sprinkle, Thursday November 4th, 2021

So sorry for the loss of Gene. He was such a kind soul.

- Chelsey Sprinkle, Thursday November 4th, 2021

God Speed Sir Shively! I am Blessed to have met you and honored to have worked with you. Rest in power and love Sir. You will be sorely missed. Teresa

- Teresa Salser, Tuesday November 2nd, 2021

Sandy,Our hearts go out to you and your family.Praying you feel Gods loving arms around you and even though Genes no longer here on this earth you have wonderful memories that you will ponder on and hold dear to your heart. You are so blessed to have shared a wonderful life together and know he is with the Lord, Blessings and comfort in the days ahead.

- Steve & Deana Knisley , Monday November 1st, 2021

Sandy,Our hearts go out to you and your family.Praying you feel Gods loving arms around you and even though Genes no longer here on this earth you have wonderful memories that you will ponder on and hold dear to your heart. You are so blessed to have shared a wonderful life together and know he is with the Lord, Blessings and comfort in the days ahead.

- Steve & Deana Knisley , Monday November 1st, 2021

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