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Van E. Greenwood
Sept. 20, 1960 - Nov. 16, 2020

Van Edward Greenwood died unexpectedly Nov. 16, 2020, in Oklahoma City at the age of 60. Van is survived by his wife of 36 years, Marie; sons, Ryan and Marc; grandchildren, Kolton, Shelby, and Sebastian; aunt, Velma Whitaker; sisters, Sundae Bue, Faith Wooldridge, Leah Greenwood, and Melody Warren. Preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Mae Budd; his father, Stanley Warren; and two brothers, Matt and Andy Warren. Van was born Sept. 20, 1960, in Newark, NJ to Stanley Warren and Dorothy Mae Budd. He joined the United States Air Force in 1978 and married Marie Sorensen in Greece, before having Ryan in Georgia and Marc in Texas. After moving to Oklahoma City in 1992, Van began working for Tinker AFB in various avionics positions. His children remember him as a dedicated father who did everything he could to help them be successful in life. He was passionate about both his work and his family. Services 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 23 at Moore Funeral and Cremation, 400 SE 19th St., Moore, OK 73160. A virtual service will also be provided at where condolences can also be sent.

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Published in Oklahoman on Nov. 22, 2020.
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November 23, 2020
Van was a hard working conscientious worker who stood by his beliefs steadfast. I respected that. Sorry to hear he passed way too young. Happy trails, my friend. From a member of your Tinker family.
Dale A Michaelis
November 23, 2020
Marie and Family. I just found out about Van's passing. We are so sorry. If there is anything you need please let us know.
Bruce and Richelle
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