2010-12-23 / Obituaries


John G. Green Sr., age 75, of Riviera Beach, FL, passed away on December 15, 2010. He was the son of the late Gilbert and Josephine Green. He resided in Carmel before moving to Florida 22 years ago. He served his country in the US Army. He was employed by Metro North as an engineer. Until his illness of Alzheimer’s he was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Church and the Knights of Columbus, both of Palm Beach County, FL, and prior to moving to Florida, a Charter Member of the BPO Elks, Lodge 2101 in Brewster. John loved to volunteer, enjoyed the camaraderie with people and being in the kitchen.

John is survived by his wife Shirley of 51 years, his children Pamela and Paul Lawson, Cindylee and Robert Reilly, Wendy and Richard Gerbes, Tracy and Robert Smith, and John and Michelle Green. He was loved dearly by his family and especially his 17 grandchildren. He will be sadly missed.

The family received friends Monday December 20 at Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster. Funeral Services were held on Tuesday at the funeral home. Interment following at Ballard Barrett Cemetery, Mahopac Falls.

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