George Washington Joseph Green(1922 - 2014)

Green, George Washington Joseph, USMC (Ret.) 92, Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Thursday, May 29, 2014. A longtime resident of Webster Groves, formerly of Chicago, Illinois, he died peacefully at home surrounded by family after a long battle with cancer. Mr. Green founded ISC Contracting in 1982 at the age of 60. He was predeceased by his first wife, Betty (Foreman), infant daughter Patricia, daughter Nancy Kathleen Bill, and his second wife, Yvonne (Aldrich) Armstrong. Beloved father of Constance Green, Susan (Lincoln) Murphy, G. Dan (Beth) Green, Mark Green, Joyce (Steve) Hoffmann, Jacquelyn (Bill) McCormick, Mark (Mica DuBois) Armstrong, and Christopher (Lori) Armstrong; loving grandfather of 19 and great-grandfather of 11; loving brother of Bob (Armida) Green, Helen Weiss, Lois Lavin, and John Green; loving brother-in-law of Shirley Green and Mary Foreman; beloved uncle, great uncle, cousin and friend to many. Mr. Green was a longtime member of Annunciation Parish in Webster Groves, the Missouri Athletic Club, the American Legion, and the 3rd Marine Division, and a published author of WWII history. He was also the recipient of two Purple Hearts. Semper Fi. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Marine Corps University Foundation www.mcuf.org are appreciated. The family would like to thank the caregivers from Mercy Hospice and Senior's Home Care. Services: Visitation will be Wednesday, June 4, at 10am with Funeral Mass at 11am, at Annunciation Catholic Church, 12 W. Glendale, Webster Groves MO 63119. Military honors will follow. Please visit www.hoffmeistercolonial.com for more information.

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Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on June 1, 2014