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Obituary for Eugenio B. Gomes

Eugenio Abiodun Gomes

April 18, 1943 - July 25, 2022

He was born on Palm Sunday in Lagos, Nigeria to Benedicta Adewunmi Taiwo Thomas and Albert Adeyemi Gomes on April 18, 1943. He moved to the United States in 1970. He was a life-long Catholic. He graduated from Kean University with a B.S. and Polytechnic University with M.S. He was a manufacturing engineer who worked for various companies within New Jersey.

He loved soccer (also called football in Nigeria), spending time with his family, traveling, and swimming.

He was a jovial, kind, very sweet and bright soul. He was always willing to help someone. He will be dearly missed by his loved ones.

Eugenio is survived by his daughter Olubusola Gomes, MD, his son Olukayode Gomes, PharmD, and step-daughter, Ibironke Maculay, NP. He has one grandchild.

Visitation will be Friday, August 5, 2022 from 5 to 8 PM with funeral services on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at 9:30 am at Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ. Burial to follow in Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains, NJ.

As per family request, please order flowers from Biagio's Florist, Somerset, NJ 732-246-1850.