Gene James Germani, Jr., 79 years, a lifelong resident of Monroe, Michigan went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 16, 2023, at ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital.
Born December 2, 1943, in Monroe, Gene was the son of the late Gene James and Juanita Helen (Jones) Germani, Sr. Gene attended St. Joseph Elementary School and Monroe Public Schools. He was a 1962 graduate of Monroe High School. Gene went on to attend Ferris State University where he received his degree in marketing. He served his country honorably and proudly in the United States Army. On May 24, 1996, Gene married his beloved wife, the former Sharon Lee Collins, at the Alpha and Omega Church in Monroe.
Gene learned to play the saxophone in the 4th grade and continued to play throughout high school and college. While at Ferris State he played in both the marching and the symphonic bands. He was also a member of Kappa Kappa Psi fraternity and the Ferris Bands Honor Society.
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