Gene Lilly
Date of Birth:  March 4, 1937
Date of Death:  June 23, 2016

  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Monday, June 27, 2016   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Tuesday, June 28, 2016   12:30 PM
  • Private  
  • N/A      
  • Gene Lilly , 79,  a  lifelong resident of Maryland died on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center .
    He was born on Thursday, March 4, 1937 in Odd,  WV to the late Charles E. and Zelda Griffith Virts.
    He was the founder of Gene Lilly Pools where he owned and operated the family business for over 46 years.
    He enjoyed spending time with family and friends.  His hobbies included cars, traveling, and eating out.
    Mr. Lilly is preceded in death by his Aunt Rosemary Emmons and his Uncles Shelvie Griffith and Harry Griffith
    He is survived by his wife of 28.5 years Brenda K. Lilly, his children; Johnny Lilly, Sr. (Carol) of Upland, IN, Bonnie Kumar (Aradhya) of Baltimore, MD, Cindy Visconte (Dave) of Rochester, NY, Angela Thiess (Richard) of Glen Burnie, MD, Ken Lilly, Sr. (Kim) of Pasadena, Stacey Benning (Darrin) of Pasadena, and Theresa Smith of Harmans, MD, his brother Brent Virts (Vicki) of Gate City, VA, his grandchildren; Pamela Smick, Johnny Lilly, II, Lindsay Peown, Katie Norris, Rachel Peown, Jason Peown, Donna McElheny, Morgan Kunze, Richard Thiess, Jessica Smith, Ken Lilly, Jr., Kristie Benning, D.J. Benning, Tommy Prophet, Christopher Prophet, Steven Prophet, Michael Prophet, his Aunts; Margaret Alexander of Hendersonville, TN and Bonnie Garten, his Uncle Gen. Mannie R. Griffith (Doris) of Martinsburg, WV, 12 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
    Friends may call on Monday, June 27, 2016 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  where funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 12:30 PM.  Interment private .  

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Chesapeake or the Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Department.