Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home Obituaries

Eugene A. Gomes 08/26/2018

Eugene Anthony Gomes, Sr. age 83, died at the Florida Hospital in Zephyrhills on August 26, 2018. He was one of 12 children of Viola [Dawson] and Simplicio Gomes and leaves two children, a son Eugene A. Gomes Jr., a daughter Antoinette L. Gomes, two grandsons Marshall D. Gillson and Geoffrey J. Gillson (wife Michelle), a granddaughter Dana L. Gillson, a great grandson Marcus Gillson Gomes and a great granddaughter expected in November. He had a stellar 21-year career with the United States Army and received several honors including a Bronze Star Medal, Defense Service Medal, and Vietnam Service Medal. Respects can be paid during his memorial service at the Rhode Island Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery 301 S. County Trail, Exeter on Saturday, September 29 at 11 a.m.