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Fairmound Cemetery
Saturday January 6th, 2018

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Eugene Douglas Colvin

COLVIN, Eugene Douglas, age 96, of Camden, OH. died Jan. 3, 2018 in Middletown.  He was born in Oil Springs, KY.on Oct. 28, 1921 to Forrest and Julia (Blanton) Colvin.  He had worked as a heavy equipment operator for International Union of Operating Engineers Local 18.  He was a WWII Navy Veteran.  He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Betty Colvin, his daughter and son-in-law, Joan and Mike Vance, Gratis, Oh. 2 grandsons, a granddaughter and great grandson, a brother, Chester (Patsy) Colvin, Springboro, OH. and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Jan Buckholtz in 2011 and many brothers and sisters.  A graveside service will be held 12:30 Sat. Jan. 6, 2018 at Fairmound Cemetery, West Elkton, OH.  Lindloff-Zimmerman Funeral Home, Gratis, OH. is in charge of arrangements.  For condolences: www.lindloffzimmerman.com

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On behalf of the Commodore Preble Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, I send our condolences on the loss of your family member, Eugene Douglas Colvin, a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Thank you for his service to our country.

Jane Morell Smith

Jane Morell Smith Jan 5 2018 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies, Joan, on the loss of your father. I remember when I first met him when we were young and how he scared me a little with his stern demeanor. I know he will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Paula Smith Jan 5 2018 12:00 AM