Obituary: Eugene, Gene, Barabe | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Obituary: Eugene, Gene, Barabe

Eugene
Provided Photo
Eugene, Gene,

Barabe

February 2, 2030 – May 9, 2021

Gene was born and raised on Cape Cod. He passed away at his home in Falmouth at age 91. Gene and his wife, Becky Barabe, move to Aspen in 1964. Gene had been hired as chef at the Aspen Alps Club. He spent several seasons there before he was recruited by Mead Metcalf To be the chef at the Crystal Palace. Gene remained there for approximately eight years before moving to Mesa, Colorado in 1976.

He and Becky moved to an old hundred acre ranch near Powderhorn ski area. They also bought an old building fixed it up and turned it down to a restaurant.

Because of a suspected health reason Gene decided to return to his home on the Cape where he could be near all of his family.

Gene is survived by his ex wife, Becky Barabe, of California, his two sons and four daughters, as well as multiple grandchildren most of whom live on the Cape.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User