Eugene Paul Mellon, 87 of Grayslake, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Hospice House in Pleasant Prairie, WI.
He was born on January 22, 1933 to the late Charles and Mary Jane (Berkey) Mellon. He proudly served in the United States Navy. On December 5, 1953 he married Joan Replogle in Johnstown, PA. After the Navy, he worked at Marriott Great America and Baxter. Gene loved everything about the U.S. Navy and was able to go to Washington D.C. on one of the Lake County Honor Flights with his son, his son-in-law, and his grandson. He was a former member of the V.F.W. and enjoyed fishing, reading and sports.
Eugene is survived by his wife Joan, his daughter, Judy (Richard) Sidinger, his son Jim (Julie) Mellon, his grandchildren; Brian Sidinger, Megan (Scott) Schuman, Andrew (Joree) Charcut, and Cory Charcut, his great grandson, Logan Sidinger, and his brother, Robert (Carol) Mellon.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jill Charcut and his sister Vera Louise Mellon.
Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Warren Funeral Home and Cemetery located at 1475 N. Cemetery Rd. Gurnee, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Private Family entombment will be at Warren Cemetery.
Warren Funeral Home and Cemetery is assisting the family.