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Eugene F. Lalonde Sr.

Born on May 27, 1931, in Ogdensburg, NY, Eugene was the son of the late Alvina and Arthur Lalonde. 

Through the years he owned and operated the Phillipsburg Taxi and Lalonde Service Center and worked for a cleaning service company, The Express Times and the Sands Casino. He was a Korean War veteran and received the Purple Heart. 
 
He is survived by a daughter, Joanne Miers and husband Richard, with whom he lived; two grandsons, Bradley Gudzinas and his husband Jason, and Chris Lalonde; and his sister, Barbara Barker of Nazareth, PA. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 59 years, Diane; a son, Eugene Lalonde Jr.; and his brothers, Stan and Vinny. 
 
Services are private and have been entrusted to the Finegan Funeral Home in Phillipsburg, NJ. 
 
Memorials may be made in Eugene's name to Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation, 90 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ 07860.