Orrin Noble Green passed away on June 30, 2014 in Vancouver, WA.
Orrin was born in Mott, ND on May 16, 1930. He grew up working hard on the family farm in Mott, and attended Business College in Bismarck, ND. He served with the United States Marine Corps
, and later received a degree in Forestry from the University of Washington
. Orrin retired from the Washington State Department of Natural Resources in 1989 after 31 years, and enjoyed his retirement traveling and working around his home in Ellensburg, WA.
Orrin was a strong, caring man who touched the lives of all who knew him. He will be forever loved and missed.
He leaves behind his loving wife of nearly 35 years, Claudeen; two sons, Mark (Wendy) Green of Vancouver, WA, Blain (Kathy Silva) Green of Boise, ID; step son Sean Hodges of Portland, OR; three step daughters, Michelle Hodges of Silverdale, WA, Jeri (Keith) Burbage, and Tracy (Gary) Davis of San Jose, CA; two brothers, James Green of Bremerton, WA, and Richard "Dick" (Bobbie) Green of Bismarck, ND; four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.