David "Gene" E. Carte, age 76, of Grove City, went to be with his Heavenly Father on February 6, 2013. Retired engineer with CSX Railroad. Member of Alkire Road Church of Christ, Columbus Association of Model Railroaders, where he was currently the Treasurer, and Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers where he was past Treasurer. Preceded in death by his parents, Victor and Elle Faye; brothers, Victor Jr., and Aaron Carte, and sister, Orlean Garcia. Survived by wife of 56 years, Dorothy Carte; children, Tim (Cindy) Carte, James Carte, Becky (Michael) Parsons, and Greg Carte; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren plus one on the way; sisters, Ann (Ben) Geraghty, Sharon (George) Kalausich, and Lavaun (Kent) Lamb; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Visitation Sunday 1-4 p.m. at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High St., where service will be held Monday 10 a.m., Mark Bass officiating. Interment to follow at Walnut Hill Cemetery (immediately following burial a reception will be held at Alkire Road Church of Christ, 2779 Alkire Rd., Grove City, OH 43123). To sign and view David's book of memories please visit www.graumlichfuneralhome.com.