3 M Retiree. Age 77 of Maplewood, MN. Died August 26, 2012. Survived by wife, Shirley; daughters, Timara (David) Underbakke and Kristine (Stephen) Bergk; 5 grandchildren, Timothy and Kyrstin Underbakke, Andrew Bergk, Kyra Underbakke and Peter Bergk; sisters, Colleen Medinnus and Tinka Bloedow; nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation Thursday 5-8 PM in the HOLCOMB-HENRY-BOOM-PURCELL FUNERAL HOME, 515 Hwy 96 W., at Mackubin, Shoreview and at the church on Friday from 10 AM until time of service. Funeral Service Friday, (Aug. 31, 2012) at 11:00 AM at FIRST EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH, 2696 Hazelwood Street, Maplewood. Interment Union Cemetery. Gene was on the Board of Directors of the River Falls Sportsmen's Club and a 36 year DNR Firearm Safety Instructor. Memorials preferred to First Ev. Free Church.