|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1905|
|Death: ||Aug. 19, 1994|
Josephine Greene - Gaylord Herald Times, 25 August 1994, p.A13
Josephine Bertha "Betty" Greene
Josephine Bertha "Betty" Greene (nee' Dipzinski) died Friday, Aug. 19, 1994 in Gaylord. Mrs. Greene was born March 13, 1905 in Gaylord, the daughter of John and Constance (Jaruzel) Dipzinski.
Mrs. Greene lived for a number of years in the Detroit area where she was a member of Guardian Angels parish and later in West Palm Beach, FL. She returned to Gaylord three years ago to establish her final home.
She was a member of St. Mary Cathedral Parish, a member of the Daughters of Isabella, the Rosary Society and the Third Order of St. Francis.
During World War II she was among the first women to go to work in the defense plants and was also in the first graduating class for L.P.N.s in the state of Michigan.
Mrs. Greene was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers, Edward (Rose), Mark (Helen), Charles, Floyd, Carl (Lucile) and Donald; and her infant sister Mary Anne Dipzinski.
She is survived by her son Gerald R. (Beverly) Greene of Gainesville, FL; her daughtersw, Patricia Kroh of Canton, OH, and Carole (Richard) Hunter of Sylvania, OH; her brother, Sylvester (Theresa) Dipzinski of Gaylord; and her sister, Lucille (Rudi) Edel of Ostego Lake.
Visitation was at the Nelson Funeral Home, where friends called on Sunday. The St. Mary Altar Rosary Society offered a rosary at 2 p.m. Sunday and a wake service was held at 7 p.m. Sunday.
Funeral services for Mrs. Greene were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 1994 from St. Mary Cathedral. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ostego Area Hospice through the Nelson Funeral Home, 135 North Center Avenue, Gaylord, MI, 49735.
Gerald Rodney Greene (1905 - 1993)*
Gerald Rodney Greene (1933 - 2009)*
Saint Mary Cemetery
Plot: Section 1
Created by: Mary Flath-Pardo
Record added: Sep 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15600558
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