|#1 Posted on line: Monday, July 6, 2015; Published in The Pilot Tribune, Tuesday, July 07, 2015|
Gene L. Salsbury, 69
Gene L. Salsbury age 69 of Blair died July 2, 2015, at his home in Blair.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00PM Tuesday at Campbell-Aman Funeral Home. Funeral services 2:00PM Wednesday at Great Commission Baptist Church in Blair, Nebraska, with a reception to follow.
Gene L. Salsbury was born on July 29, 1945, in Omaha, Nebraska, the son of Charles A. and Anna S. (Lamb) Salsbury. He was raised in Blair and attended Blair Community Schools. He served in the United States Army from 1963 to 1965 and then served in the Army Reserve until 1969 when he was honorably discharged. Gene was talented in many trades he was a welder, truck driver, machinist, and worked in the construction industry.
Gene enjoyed building things in his spare time. He was an avid gardener and loved spending time outdoors and with his family.
Survived by wife Sherry, son Chuck (Jenny), and daughter Hollie, all of Blair, grandchildren Haleigh, Rileigh, Jacob and Elijah, and his beloved dog Koda.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Floyd Salsbury and infant son Alan Scott.
Memorials may be directed to Great Commission Baptist Church in Blair.
#2 Omaha World Herald July 5 & 7, 2015
Salsbury, Gene L. Age 69 Blair, NE. Survived by wife Sherry, son Chuck (Jenny), and daughter Hollie, all of Blair; grandchildren, Haleigh, Rileigh, Jacob and Elijah. FUNERAL SERVICES 2pm Wednesday at Great Commission Baptist Church in Blair with a reception to follow. VISITATION 6-8pm Tuesday at Campbell Aman Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to Great Commission Baptist Church in Blair. CAMPBELL-AMAN FUNERAL HOME 444 S. 17th Blair, NE 402-426-2191 www.campbellaman.com
#3 Funeral Leaflet
In Loving Memory of Gene L. Salsbury
Born July 29, 1945 Omaha, Nebraska ~ Entered Into Rest July 2, 2015 Blair, Nebraska
Funeral Service 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, July 8, 2015 Great Commission Baptist Church Blair, Nebraska. Officiating: Pastor Andrew Schank. Readers: Haleigh Salsbury, Rileigh Salsbury. Musical Selections: “Amazing Grace”-Sung by Johnny Cash; “In The Garden”-Sung by Pastor Andrew Schank; “Go Rest High On That Mountain”-Sung by Vince Gill.
Pallbearers: Bob Anderson, Jim Keller, BJ Grove, Doug Schmid, Steve Bolton, John Mann
Arrangements by Campbell-Aman Funeral Home
~~~Obituary and funeral leaflet courtesy of Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings and leaflets on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska~~~
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