Gene A. Silveus, 51, of Alton, passed away at 8:52 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at home.
He was born May 8, 1964, the son of the late Clifford and Jeanette (Clayton) Silveus.
Gene was employed for several years at Maneke Jewelers and the Eagles Club in Alton. Most recently he was employed at World Wide Technologies. Gene enjoyed collecting watches and spending time watching vintage movies with his cat. He will be greatly missed.
He is survived by a sister, Jodi, and her husband, Chris Parrino, of Brighton; a brother, Michael Dorsey of Florida; three nieces, Carrie Zini, Hannah Parrino and Emily Parrino; one nephew, Nicholas Parrino; and several aunts and uncles.
Gene was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Steven Dorsey.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. until time of service at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton. Pastor Stan Hunt will be officiating. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at Valhalla Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the Family for Funeral Services.
Online condolences may be made at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.