MATTOON -- The funeral service for Gene F. Hoots was held Tuesday, December 05, 2017, at Mitchell-Jerdan Funeral Home, located at 1200 Wabash Avenue, Mattoon, IL 61938, with Reverend Mike Smith officiating and Reverend Ken Hutchens participating. “In The Garden”, “Amazing Grace”, and “How Great Thou Art” were played during the funeral service.
Burial took place at Humboldt Township Cemetery in Humboldt, IL. Pallbearers were Dale Hoots, Katie Hoots, Jack Hoots, Kristi Lamana, Andy McNeely, Ryan McNeely, Ken Woodell Sr., Steve Hardin, and Earl Walden. Honorary pallbearer was Lloyd Breningmeyer.
Gene F. Hoots, age 90, passed away at 2:04 A.M. at Odd Fellow-Rebekah Home in Mattoon, IL 61938.