Eugene “Gene” Wallin
Services for Gene Wallin, age 82, of Paullina who passed away on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at Prairie View Home in Sanborn. His funeral service will be 10:30 A.M. on Monday, August 1, 2022, at Zion Lutheran Church in Paullina with Rev. Donald Meyer ~ officiating.
Burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina.
Visitation will be from 3 – 5 P.M. on Sunday, July 31, 2022, at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina. Family will not be present during the visitation.
Eugene Carl Wallin, of Paullina, Iowa passed away surrounded by his family on July 28, 2022. He was born on September 13, 1939, in Cherokee, Iowa to Carl and Ruby (Jones) Wallin. He was educated in the Paullina Public School System and graduated in 1957. He married Judy Lange on February 14, 1960, at St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown, Iowa. Gene and Judy were married for 62 years. They had two children, Steven Gene, and Sandra Kae.
Gene loved to farm and raise livestock. He was active in Zion Lutheran Church where he was the Sunday school superintendent for many years. He was an elder and president of the congregation at Zion Lutheran Church. Gene served on the advisory board at American State Bank in Granville, Iowa for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Judy (Lange) Wallin, his children, Steve and Sue (Bjork) Wallin and Sandra and Jim Fritz. His grandchildren, Taylor Wallin, Travis and Abby (DeRidder) Wallin, Shara Wallin, Jake Wallin and Christian Fritz, his great grandchildren, Maci Wallin, and Zaidyn De May. He is also survived by his brother, Lyle and Phyllis (Larsen) Wallin and their children, Scott and Ashley Wallin and Stacy and John Funkhouser and their children, plus many other friends to honor his passing.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother.