October 15, 1937 - August 15, 2017
Gene Pace, age 79 of Plainfield, IL formerly of Palos Hills and Antioch, IL, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, August 15, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was born October 15, 1937 to the loving late parents, Stanley and Philomena Pacewicz. Adored father of Stephany (Michael) Bejar of Plainfield. Beloved Papa of Dominic, Sophia, and Giuliana Bejar. Dearest brother of Judy (Bill) Egbert of Oakbrook, IL and the late Stan (Jackie) Pace of Naperville. Cherished significant other, Marilyn Lauric. Always Remembered as Uncle Gene to many nieces, nephews and God Children. Gene graduated from Lindblom High School, class of 1955 and went on to attend and graduate from Illinois State University, Normal. Gene was the owner/operator of N & G Construction Company, Inc. Gene was always giving and had a generous heart.
Visitation: Friday, August 18th 4:00-8:00 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 Joliet Rd., Plainfield, IL 60544 (Corners of Rt. 30 & Rt. 59).
Prayers will begin Saturday, August 19th 9:45 AM from the funeral home and will process to St. Mary Immaculate Church, 15629 S. Rt. 59, Plainfield, IL 60544 for a 10:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial.
Interment is private. For more information, please call 815-436-9221 or ww.friedrich-jones.com
In lieu of flowers, memorials to : St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105-1942.