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Eugene C. ‘Gene’ Ostrander

Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
Eugene C. "Gene" Ostrander

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. – Eugene C. “Gene” Ostrander, 82, of Huntington Beach, formerly of Harmon, passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014, at his home, with his family present. He had been a chemist.

He was born Sept. 7, 1931, in Dixon. He served in the Army during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife, Joan McGinn Ostrander; his children, Patreece (Don) Coburn, Lisa (Dave) Ott, and Doug Ostrander; his brother, Joe (Judy) Ostrander; and his grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Ramona Bittorf.

Heritage Memorial Services in Huntington Beach is handling arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 936 Pine Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813; cancer.org; 562-437-0792.

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