Eugene “Gene” Renner, age 83, of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, passed away April 13, 2018.
Gene’s work with AT&T took him first to Minot, ND. A transfer in 1962 with Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. brought Gene and his family to Rochester, MN. A teaching position with NW Bell moved the family to New Hope, MN for the next 3 years. In 1972, a job offer of Central Office Supervisor with NW Bell moved the family to Grand Rapids, MN. There, Gene and Lenice achieved their goal of raising a family in a small northern Minnesota town. After 31 years, he retired from Qwest Communications, at age 55.
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