Eugene Gaskins, 72, of East Moline passed away January 16, 2022 at his home.
Per his wishes, he will be cremated, and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Schroder Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.
Eugene was born August 17, 1949 in Hayti, MO the son of Louise Gaskins. He married Regina Bilderback October 15, 1983 in Rock Island, IL. Gene retired from John Deere Harvester in 2006. He enjoyed shooting pool and darts, building model cars, going to the races and fishing.
Survivors include his wife Regina; children Shawn (Crystal) Gaskins of Rock Island, Lynn Claros of Kewanee, William (Sharrie) Gaskins of East Moline, and Robyn (Caleb) Gaskins of East Moline; 21 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
Gene was preceded in death by his mother Louise Printy and a daughter Kristina Gaskins.