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Eugene Allen "Gene" Kostreba

July 15, 1954 ~ January 19, 2021 (age 66)

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Mr. Eugene Allen “Gene” Kostreba, 66, of Calhoun, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at AdventHealth Gordon.

Gene was born in Manhattan, NY on July 15, 1954, son of the late Diane Ramie Kostreba. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force having served from March 1, 1973 until July 31, 1977, was a member of the American Legion Post 245, Adairsville, and a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

Gene moved to Calhoun in 1994 and was employed by Harbison Walker Corporation and prior to his recent retirement, he was the Southeast Regional Vice President of Liberty Tires.

Survivors include his daughters; Lelok Bessada and her husband Daniel and Anna Kostreba, son; Kris Kostreba, grandchildren; Madeline Bessada, Jake Bessada and Zalie Kostreba, brother; Tony Kostreba along with other relatives.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Gene Kostreba will be conducted Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 1:00 PM from Trinity Baptist Church with Pastor Jerry Adair officiating.  Military honors will be accorded by the United States Airforce Honor Guard. 

In lieu of Flowers, contributions may be given in Gene’s memory to the Adairsville Post 245 of the American Legion, 100 Legion Street, Adairsville, Georgia 30103.

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For those who plan to attend the service, face masks are requires and social distancing guidelines are to be followed.

The Brannon family and Staff are honored to serve the family of Eugene Allen “Gene” Kostreba.

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Funeral Service


Memorial Service
January 23, 2021

1:00 PM
Trinity Baptist Church
1170 Rome Road SW
Calhoun, GA 30701


American Legion Post 245
100 Legion Street, Adairsville GA 30103

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