He was born on Aug. 27, 1960, in Trenton, N.J., a son of the late Joseph and Madeline Correia.
He owned his own garage door business. He was an avid sports fan, loved fishing and the great outdoors. He was of the Christian faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Correia; and several siblings.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory two daughters: Casey Mayo and her husband, Mitchell, of Cleveland, and Colleen Bautista and her husband, Geovanny, of West Deptford, N.J.; one son, Gene Michael Correia Jr and fiance, Brandi Black, of Ethowah; several grandchildren; one sister, Barbara Harned and husband, Danny, of Frisco City, Ala.; numeous other extended family members; and a host of special friends.
The family is planning a private memorial service.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Gene and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at www.campanionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Correia family with his arrangements.