RANDOLPH - Leroy A. Green, 79, died Thursday, July 4, 2013, at his home.
He was born March 9, 1934, in Willimantic, Conn., the son of Ariel and Irene (Wallen) Green.
He served in the U.S. Army
during the Korean War
and married Shirley Harrington on June 28, 1959.
In Connecticut, he was a youth group leader at Ashford Baptist Church before moving to Randolph in 1972. He worked at Ethan Allen Furniture manufacturing from 1972 to 1989.
He was a member of Green Mountain Gospel Chapel, Sons of the American Revolution, the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars
He enjoyed genealogy, bowling and marching in the military details of Randolph parades, including the Fourth of July parade on the day he died.
Survivors include three daughters, Wendy MacKenzie, of Bethel, and Susan Bolles and Heather Green, of Randolph; two siblings, Robert Greene and Evelyn Green, of Connecticut; and nine grandchildren.
He was predeceased by two sons, Peter and Edward Green; five siblings, Edward, Herbert and Mary Green, Irene Berquist and Ruth Eisner; and a granddaughter.
The graveside service with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, in Pleasant View Cemetery in Randolph. There are no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Day Funeral Home.