Gene D. Schein Obituary 2024

In Memoriam: Gene D. Schein

In Loving Memory of Gene D. Schein

Gene D. Schein passed away on May 19, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love, kindness, and service. Born on August 25, 1947, in a small town in Iowa, Gene’s life was filled with adventure, compassion, and an unwavering pursuit of making the world a better place.

From a young age, Gene’s love for nature and the outdoors was evident. He spent countless hours exploring the woods and streams near his home, developing a deep appreciation for the beauty of the natural world. As he grew older, Gene’s passion for conservation and environmental stewardship only deepened.

Gene’s thirst for knowledge and his desire to make a meaningful impact led him to pursue a career in environmental law. He graduated with honors from the University of Iowa College of Law and went on to become a leading advocate for the protection of our planet. Gene’s unwavering commitment to upholding environmental regulations and ensuring the health of our ecosystems earned him the respect and admiration of his colleagues and peers.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Gene was a devoted husband, father, and friend. He met the love of his life, Sarah, while they were both attending law school. Together, they built a beautiful family and shared a lifetime of love, adventure, and laughter. Gene’s love for his family was boundless, and he took great pride in their accomplishments and happiness.

Gene’s kindness and compassion extended beyond his immediate circle. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need, whether it was volunteering at a local charity or supporting community initiatives. Gene’s unwavering belief in the power of human connection inspired him to create lasting and meaningful relationships with people from all walks of life.

Gene D. Schein’s legacy will live on through the countless lives he touched and the countless ways he made the world a better place. His love for nature, his passion for environmental protection, his unwavering commitment to his family and friends, and his belief in the power of human connection will forever be remembered and cherished.

Plant a Living Memorial

In honor of Gene’s love for the natural world, we invite you to plant a tree or other living plant in his memory. As the tree grows and flourishes, it will be a living symbol of Gene’s life and the impact he had on all who knew him.

You can plant a tree in your own backyard, in a local park, or through organizations that specialize in planting trees in memory of loved ones.

As you plant the tree, take a moment to reflect on Gene’s life and the ways he made the world a better place. Let the tree serve as a reminder of his love, compassion, and unwavering commitment to the preservation of our planet.

Thank you for honoring the memory of Gene D. Schein.