Joseph Green

JOSEPH T. GREEN, 26 LENA - Joseph T. Green, 26, passed away on Wednesday June 26, 2013. He was born on July 2, 1986, in Carroll, IA to Joseph M. and Trina (Hines) Green. Joe was a 2005 graduate of Lena-Winslow High School. He worked with his parents for the past 9 years at Hlava Industrial Welding in Rockford, IL. He was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and Friends of the Pecatonica River Foundation. Joe loved fishing, camping and hiking. He also played and rebuilt guitars. Joe was very creative with his hands and the lathe. He is survived by his parents, Trina and Joseph of Lena; sister, Kate Green of Lena; three nieces and nephews, Quinten, Layla and Clayton, all of Lena; two grandmothers, Phyllis Green of Decorah, IA and Loretta Hines of Davenport, IA; his heart's love, Jaime Heddinger of Florence Station, IL; and eight aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, K. Ted Green and Donald Hines. Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2013, at the Leamon Funeral Home in Lena. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2013, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Lena. Officiating will be Pastor Miranda Hinrichs. Interment will be in Lena Burial Park. A memorial has been established in his name. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Published in The Journal-Standard on June 28, 2013