Gene Marino


April 15, 2009 – Gene Marino, a long time member of the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame, as well as Union County Boxers Association, where he was the treasurer for many years, and Ring #25 passed away. Gene had an outstanding Amateur boxing career, winning the New Jersey Golden Gloves in 1936 & 1937, as well as winning the Golden Belt Tournament and the New Jersey State Amateur Championship in 1936. He finished his Amateur career with a record of 37-3, and was inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame on November 11, 1988. Gene turned 94 on March 5th. Source: Henry Hascup