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Gene R. Vela, 67, January 7, 2021, longtime resident of South Holland, IL,
beloved son of the late Generoso Vela and the late Dolores Gamino; devoted
brother of the late Robert Vela; proud and fun-loving uncle of Robert
(late), Cynthia, Amber, Ashley, Angelo, Alyssa, and Ava.

Gene worked for over 18 years in the railroad industry with BNSF Railway and
RTS Rail Terminal Services , where he was dedicated not only to his work but
to the many friends and co-workers whom he thought the world of and the
feeling was mutual. Gene was a proud member of International Brotherhood of
Teamsters Local # 705. Gene was a hard working and well respected man. He
loved football and treating his nieces and nephews out to family dinners.
He simply adored his family and spending time with them. BNSF

Services at CENTRAL CHAPEL, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, where family
and friends will gather on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Funeral Service Thursday, January 14, 2021, at 10 a.m. Burial St. Mary
Cemetery, Evergreen Park, IL.

For those attending services, PLEASE NOTE THAT COVID19 RESTRICTIONS FOR
MAXIMUM GATHERING: 10 PEOPLE AT A TIME WILL BE OBSERVED. MASKS REQUIRED.

Please visit GENE VELA BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or
memories in the online guest book, visit <http://www.chapelc.com/>
www.chapelc.com or <http://www.facebook.com/centralchapel>
www.facebook.com/centralchapel. Info., 773-581-9000.