Eugene Edward Hammond, Jr., age 63, of St. Johnsbury, VT passed away on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at his home.
Gene was born on December 6, 1957, in Wilmington, DE to Eugene and Esta (Kincaid) Hammond, Sr. He was raised and educated in New Castle, DE, graduating from Dawar High School. He worked as a truck driver, his last 7 years for Pioneer Concrete. On June 23, 2007, Gene married Patricia L. McAllister. He enjoyed fishing, camping, and family gatherings.
Survivors include his wife of 13 years, Patricia Hammond of St. Johnsbury, VT; five children: Thomas Hammond of Smyrna, DE, Nicole Wright and husband, Lee, of Middletown, DE, Melissa Hammond of Deleware, Crystal Hammond Childs and husband, Robert, of Greensboro, SC, and Gina Hammond of Maryland; step-children: Justin Clark and wife, Jennifer, of Concord, VT, Philip Clark and husband, Robert, of Essex, VT, and Samantha Eastman and husband, Jason, of East Montpelier, VT; a brother: Alton Kincaid of Wilmington, DE; a sister: Norma Layton and husband, Dennis, of New Castle, DE; 17 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his parents: Eugene and Esta Hammond; brothers: Buddy and Robert; and sisters: Margret Trusello, Regina Cloak, Barbara Abel, and Lennie Hale Grey.
There will be no services at this time.
Donations to help the family with funeral costs can be made here or mailed to Guibord-Pearsons Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1076, Lyndonville, VT 05851.
Memories and condolences can be shared with the family online at www.guibordfh.com