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In Memory of

Herman Eugene Fortner

May 12, 1953 - June 9, 2017

Obituary


Gene Fortner, 64 of Landis, passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017 at his residence. Born on May 12, 1953, he was the son of the late Herman Eugene Fortner Sr. and Elsie Howard Fortner.
A graduate of South Rowan High School and Rowan Technical College, he was a longtime automotive mechanic, specializing in cars and motorcycles. Gene was a longtime season ticket holder for the Charlotte Knights Baseball and Charlotte Checkers Hockey teams. Some other interests of Gene's were working with computers.
Those left to cherish his memory is his longtime companion Judy Gessinger,...

Gene Fortner, 64 of Landis, passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017 at his residence. Born on May 12, 1953, he was the son of the late Herman Eugene Fortner Sr. and Elsie Howard Fortner.
A graduate of South Rowan High School and Rowan Technical College, he was a longtime automotive mechanic, specializing in cars and motorcycles. Gene was a longtime season ticket holder for the Charlotte Knights Baseball and Charlotte Checkers Hockey teams. Some other interests of Gene's were working with computers.
Those left to cherish his memory is his longtime companion Judy Gessinger, as well as numerous friends who shared his interests in baseball and hockey.
Visitation will be on Thursday from 1:00 til 2:00 pm at Linn Honeycutt Funeral Home in Landis, with funeral service at 2:00 pm also at the funeral home with Rev. Larry Beaver, minister. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.linnhoneycuttfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements under the direction of Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home, Landis, NC.