Gene Lee Gueltzau was born September 18, 1950 in Independence, Missouri to Clarence and Margaret Lewis Gueltzau. He passed away May 6, 2012 at his home near Osceola, Missouri.
His early life was spent in the Independence area. Gene worked in the tobacco fields near Weston, Missouri until his health failed. He is survived by his wife, Barbara, of the home, two sons, David and Wayne, one daughter, Laura Kay, five brothers, David, Donald, John, Albert and Jimmy, three sisters, Evelyn Barbara and Shirley, several grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Charles.