Eugene (Gene) William Dittmeier
Last updated 4/14/2021 at 4:52pm
Eugene (Gene) William Dittmeier, 94, of Etowah, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021, in the comfort of his home.
Son of beloved parents, Elsie and George Dittmeier, he was born in Richmond Hill, New York. He was a proud Navy veteran of World War II, serving as part of the occupation forces in Japan. After receiving a degree in mechanical engineering from the Stevens Institute of Technology, he enjoyed a 37-year career with the Long Island Lighting Company, attaining the title of chief engineer until retirement.
He and his wife, Alicia, shared in all of life’s wonderful adventures du...