Eugene M. Margiotti, 85, of Plainfield, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017.
He was born Aug. 26, 1931, to the late Martin and Mary (Shultz) Margiotti. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was a 50 year member of the St. Susanna Catholic Church, Plainfield, and a 40 year member of the Screaming Eagles Radio Control Flying Club. He was a mechanical engineer for over 30 years for GM Allison Gas Turbine Plant, where he also was the plant manager.
Eugene is survived by his son, Gene (Bridget) Margiotti; three daughters, Marilyn (Bill Ridings) Margiotti, Jeanette Oberg and Carolyn (Scott Johnson) Margiotti; nine grandchildren and one great grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen M. Margiotti.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home, Plainfield. A funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the St. Susanna Catholic Church, Plainfield. Entombment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, Plainfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to the building fund at St. Susanna Catholic Church, 1210 E. Main St., Plainfield, 46168.