A.E. "Gene" Gano, 84, Hill City, died Monday, Feb. 24, 2013, at his home.

He was born May 6, 1929, in rural Graham County to George Albert and Sylvia Lavinia (Hunter) Gano.

He married Ruth Juergensen on Sept. 22, 1950, in Morland. He was a farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Hill City; a son, Victor Gano, WaKeeney; two daughters, Ramona Ford, Omaha, Neb., and Joyce Gano, Denver; a sister, Bernadine Heupel, Hill City; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Hill City Assembly of God Church; burial in Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Hill City.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, with family present from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Stinemetz Funeral Home, Hill City, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Hill City Assembly of God Church or Hospice of Graham County in care of the funeral home.