Arthur Eugene “Gene” Kressman died Saturday, March 19, 2022 at the wonderful Landmark South Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Baton Rouge, LA. Gene was born July 9, 1945 to the late Edward and Jewel Kressman. He graduated with the 1964 class of Sulphur High School. Gene served in the United States Army Reserve from 1966-1972 followed by working for Borden Chemical and Plastics for 32 years. Gene loved praising his Lord and savior Jesus Christ at his home church, Bethany South Church of Baton Rouge, La. He enjoyed every aspect of family, loved playing his guitars, gardening, working on cars and riding his Harley.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Henry Edward and Jewel Mae Kressman; brother, Floyd James and wife, Sharon Gail Kressman; grand daughter, Erica Savannah Ledger.
Gene is survived by his wife of 56 years, Diane Kressman; his two sons, Kenneth and wife, Dessie Kressman of Prairieville, LA., Keith and wife, Kristi Kressman of Prairieville, LA.; brother, Fred and wife, Nelda Kressman of Bridge City, TX; two “Grand Girls”, Bethani Grace and Brianna Joy Kressman of Prairieville, LA. along with a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A visitation will be held at “longtime family friend” and Pastor James May’s Victory Temple Church in Prairieville, LA. on Saturday March 26, 2022 beginning at 11am until service time at 1:00pm officiated by Gene’s nephew, Reverend James Kressman.
Arrangements were handled with love, care and dignity by Church Funeral Services and Crematory. 13250 Hwy. 431, St. Amant La 70774