Eugene L. Euteneier
Funeral services for Eugene L. Euteneier, Cordell resident, will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the Kiesau Memorial Chapel of the Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home in Clinton, officiated by chaplain Dan Day. Burial will conclude in the Clinton Cemetery.
Euteneier died Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Casa Grande, Ariz. He was born Feb. 24, 1943 in Yakima, Wash. to Fredrick E. and Winnie (Whitlach) Fredrick.
Euteneier was raised in Montana, Idaho and Washington.
As a young boy he went to live in a boy’s home in Washington state. In 1960, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served for 23 years and received an honorable discharge in 1983.
Euteneier became self-employed in mechanical construction for about a year. In 1984 and 1985 he worked as a diving instructor in open water and offshore construction by using deep sea equipment.
He was called back to active duty in the U.S. Navy in May of 1985 and served again until December 1989.
He spent the next 10 years working with heavy equipment and working as a cable installer.
Euteneier married Frances (Aguilar) Sanchez, and they made their home in Cordell.
Preceding him in death were his parents and his wife, Frances.
Survivors include a son, Eric Shueb; step-daughter, Virginia Sanchez, Cordell; two step-sons, Manuel Moreno, San Angelo, Texas, and Paul Moreno, Lubbock, Texas; two sisters, Linda Debolt, Panama City, Fla. and Dorothy Molwinkle, in Oklahoma; and a brother, Richard Brown, Holiday, Utah.