Obituary of Gene Pablo
~~www.fourmilelutheranchurch.org/dir~~www.fourmilelutheranchurch.org/dir~~Pablo, Gene Edward
Born Waterloo, IA, February 8, 1937, he went to meet his maker May 1st 2017. Because his mother died when he was only 4, he was raised in various foster and children homes. Gene graduated in 1954, Waverly, IA and then earned his B.A. Degree in 1958 at Capital University, Columbus, OH. He served three years in U.S. Army as a Medic. In 1962, he began a long career with the Social Security Administration, working as a Disability Claims Examiner, Consultant and Assistant Manager, Wilmington Delaware District Office, and Senior Staff Officer, Chicago Regional Office. Gene was selected as Disability Program Administrator, Dallas Regional Office in 1974. He retired in 1991 to the Cedar Creek Lake area and joined Four Mile Lutheran Church where he served for many years on Council, taught Sunday School, was President for four years, sang in the choir, Lector and Worship Assistant and even preached on occasion when Pastor was ill or on vacation. Gene enjoyed bowling, traveling and spending time with family. Gene is preceded in death by parents Gene and Hazel Pablo and 2nd wife of 16 years Dorothy Jenkins Pablo. Surviving family are sister Mary Thornburg, Clifton, CO., the mother of his children and 1st wife of 22 years Judy Pablo, sons Raul, Mark and John Pablo; daughter Diane and husband James Shands; grandsons Chris, Chad and Conor and granddaughter Valincia; great-grandchildren Chloe, Caden, Faith, Lily and Maddox, many nephews and nieces, The Jenkins Family, and longtime friend Stella Castro and many friends. Pastor Joan Iker will be officiating the Memorial Service on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 10:00am at Four Mile Lutheran Church with Interment to follow at Four Mile Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home in Seven Points, TX. Funeral arrangements by Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home in Seven Points.
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