Gene Allen Buhler, 92, of Sheridan, IL passed away Monday, October 11, 2021 at his home in Sheridan. He was born March 17, 1929 in Somonauk, IL the son of Charles and Grace (Davis) Buhler. He married Barbara Innis on May 13, 1956 in Earlville United Presbyterian Church, they had sixty-five wonderful years together. He was a member of Serena United Methodist Church, He was a Mason at Occidental Lodge #40 A.F.&A.M., Charter Member of Serena Lions Club, US Army Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. He farmed all his life in the Sheridan area. His greatest love of all was spending time with his family, friends and especially his grandkids and great grandkids.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara, one daughter, Cynthia (Brad Augustine) Gunderson of Sheridan, IL, one son Jeffrey (Gayla Seville) Buhler of Leland, IL, four grandchildren, Tim (Nicole) Buhler of Davis Junction, IL, Cory (Emily) Buhler of Leland, IL, Sara (Matt) Miller of Leland, IL, and Trent (Martina) Gunderson of Geneva, IL, seven great grandchildren, Ethan, Brooklyn, Caleb, Grace, Grady, Landry and Finnley.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother Davis Buhler.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Serena United Methodist Church in Serena, IL with Rev. Rich Fassig officiating. Burial will follow at Sheridan Cemetery in Sheridan, IL. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at Turner-Eighner Funeral Home in Somonauk, IL, with a Masonic Service to be held at 7:00 p.m. Memorials may be directed to the Charity of one’s choice. For more information or to sign the online guest book go to www.eighnerfuneralhomes.com