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Gene Emmet "Dreamer" Langley

July 24, 1941 June 19, 2017
Gene Emmet "Dreamer" Langley
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Obituary for Gene Emmet "Dreamer" Langley
Rockford Gene Emmet Dreamer Langley, 75, of Rockford died Monday, June 19, 2017 in Stephenson Nursing Center in Freeport. Born July 24, 1941 in Rockford the son of Glen Raymond and Frances Marie (Johnson) Langley. Graduated from Winnebago High School and a veteran of the United States Air Force serving from July 30, 1963 to July 28, 1967. Gene drove truck for Harold Burkhart in Seward and HWI in Dixon. He enjoyed camping, fishing, boating, bowling and during the winter season living in Florida.

Gene is lovingly survived by his sons, Michael (Tess) Langley of Las Vegas, NV, Kevin (Rhonda) Langley of Winnebago, Brian (Destiny) Langley of Lyndon, IL; step-daughter, Brandie (Jim) Uselman of Salem, IL; nine grandchildren; brothers Jerry (Harriett) Langley of Winnebago, Jay Langley of Winnebago; many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

Gene is predeceased by his parents and longtime girlfriend Jean Cargill of Amboy, IL.

Funeral Information

Memorial visitation 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. Cremation rites are accorded.
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