Eugene Reynold Halvorson, 82, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017, at his residence.
He was born on January 13, 1935, in Bricelyn, Minnesota, the son of Alfred and Agnes (Lura) Halvorson.
He served his country in the United States Army.
Mr. Halvorson was united in marriage on June 1, 1957, in Viroqua, Wisconsin, to Audrey Claire Nordness, who survives at the home.
Eugene worked for thirty-five years for the 3M Company as a chemical engineer.
He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, and had previously sang with past church choirs. He enjoyed playing bridge and was a member of several bridge clubs and also a member of the Lake Ozark Elks. He played golf and was a fan of watching sports and reading.
Survivors include his wife, Audrey Halvorson, Jefferson City; two daughters, Andrea (Greg) Beck, Jefferson City; Kari (Darin) Beesley, Overland Park, Kansas; a son, Alf (Shari) Halvorson, Houston, Texas; five grandchildren, Matthew Halvorson, Kristen Halvorson, Lauren Beesley, Jennifer Hawkins, Allison Beesley; and two sisters, Joan (Jon) Peterson, Albuquerque, New Mexico; and Colleen Hansen, Maple Plain, Minnesota.
A Memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at Faith Lutheran Church with Rev. Tony Alter officiating.
Memorials are suggested to Faith Lutheran Church, 2027 Industrial Drive, Jefferson City, Missouri 65109.
Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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