Archive for Thursday, July 26, 2007

Obituary: Dorothy M. Green

1921-2007

July 26, 2007

Graveside services for Dorothy M. Green, 86, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. July 30 at Memorial Park Cemetery. A celebration of life will follow at Dorsey-Liberty Post 14 of the American Legion.

Mrs. Green died Friday, July 20, 2007, at her home.

She was born May 3, 1921, in Eudora, the daughter of Carl W. and Rose Krueger Schubert. She graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in 1939.

Mrs. Green was a homemaker and a seamstress for many years. She was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, American Legion Auxiliary and a 50-year member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority. She was a 30-year volunteer in the Lawrence Memorial Hospital gift shop.

She married Frank R. Green on July 18, 1941, in Lawrence. He died Oct. 2, 1985.

Survivors include three daughters, Ellen Green and Holly Green, both of Lawrence, and Dulcy Spease, Chattanooga, Tenn.; a sister, Harriet Banks, Owensville, Mo.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Heart of America Hospice or the LMH Auxiliary/LMH Endowment Association, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence 66044.

Online condolences may be sent at www.warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Green.

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