Gene holding a painting he donated as gratitude for his treatment during a medical issue. Jan 2020
Gene is an artist and non-dancer living in Rehoboth Beach, DE. At Freeman Stamper's request in 1994, he designed the first of three panels for the Memorial Panels project. He later designed the second and third panels.
The 1st panel as much as was completed when Freeman arrived in Rehoboth Beach, DE. Gene had refused to finish it until Freeman was there to help
Steffany hosting the panel as displayed in Washington, DC, with the first badges that were ever attached