Orlo A. Green, Jr.
- February 12, 1935 - June 12, 2013
- Phoenix, New York
of Orlo's Passing
- Contributions in memory of Mr. Green may be made to
Friends of Oswego County Hospice
P.O. Box 102
Oswego, NY 13126
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Foster Funeral Home Inc
Orlo A. Green, Jr. 78, of Phoenix, passed away Wednesday at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Phoenix, he was a son to the late, Orlo Green, Sr. and Daisy Green Keller. He was a life resident of Phoenix and attended Phoenix Schools. Orlo retired in 1987 from Fulton Tool Co. where he worked for 28 years as a truck driver. He enjoyed playing cards, woodworking, NASCAR and restoring classic cars. Orlo was especially proud of his 1963 Chevy Nova. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Robin, who died in 1972 and by a sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Charles Walts who died in 2005. Orlo is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy Besaw Green; a daughter, Tammie (Ray) Brown of Fulton; a son, Orlo A. (Amy) Green III of Fulton; a sister, Ruth Hughes of Phoenix; a brother, Jim (Mary) Green of Phoenix; step-father, Charles Keller of Pennellville; three grandsons, Martin (Colleen) Daniels, Jr., Cody and Cole Green; two great grandsons, Martin Daniels III and Keegan Daniels as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 910 Fay St., Fulton. Contributions in memory of Mr. Green may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.