Frederick E. Green passed away on December 26, 2012 at his home in Capitola. He was 82. Fred was born in San Francisco on February 24, 1930 to Alvina and Frederick Green. He was raised in San Francisco, moved to Sebastopol in 1967 to raise a family and owned G&G Plastic Countertops with his long time friend Al Gracheff. He retired to Yankee Hill, Ca. and has lived the past five years in Capitola, Ca. Everything Fred did or wanted was heavy duty from cars to food to his desire for perfection which earned him the nickname "Heavy". Fred served in the Military Reserve at the Presidio in San Francisco. Fred is survived by his wife Mary Louise Green; former wife Joan Green, sister Diane Pate (Jeff), his children, Dennis Green (Suzy), Dave Green (Kimberly), Linda Robinson (Jeff); his grandchildren, Dustin Green, Nicholas Green, Caleigh Green, Kory Robinson, and Dane Robinson. Fred was preceded in death by his mother Alvina, father Frederick, stepfather Glen McIntyre and sisters, Dorothy Batie and Dolores Fry. A Memorial Service will be held for Fred on Friday, January 4th beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Benito & Azzaro Pacific Gardens Chapel, 1050 Cayuga St. in Santa Cruz, Ca. A Reception will follow the services at the family's residence. To light a candle and share condolences with the family please visit www.pacificgardenschapel.com.