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July 18, 2013

Lynn E. Green Jr.


Lynn also enjoyed horse racing and went on numerous trips with his wife Judy, to Saratoga Springs and Kentucky to experience the races. Additionally, he enjoyed traveling to California in recent years to visit his two daughters and sons-in-law. Wherever he went he took great interest in the agriculture and land and shared his enthusiasm with family and friends and most recently his grandchildren.

Lynn is survived by his wife of 42 years, Judy L. Green of Christian Hill; his mother Marion D. Green of Woodside Hall in Cooperstown; one son and daughter-in-law, William C. Green and Susan E. Strandberg of Hartwick; two daughters and sons-in-law, Amanda L. Green and Paul Marini of Oakland, Calif., and Jillian A. Green and Christopher Watters of Berkeley, Calif.; and five grandchildren, Anders, Henrik, Alistair, Ilaria and the newest member of the family, Nico Marini, who was born July 10, 2013.

Lynn was preceded in death by his father, Lynn E. Green Sr., who died Sept. 22, 1981.

The Green Family received friends at the Connell, Dow & Deysenroth Funeral Home in Cooperstown from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013.

A Funeral Service was offered at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at the Cooperstown United Methodist Church with the Rev. William H. Delia, pastor, and the Rev. Betsy Jay, Chaplain at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, officiating. Interment followed in the Green Family Plot in Hartwick Cemetery.

As an alternative to flowers, the Green Family would appreciate donations in memory of Lynn to the Cooperstown Foundation for Excellence in Education, Inc., to support enrichment activities for Cooperstown Central School District children, c/o Cooperstown Central School, 39 Linden Ave., Cooperstown, NY 13326 or The Cooperstown Alumni Association for the benefit of the Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 1122, Cooperstown, NY 13326.

Arrangements were under the care and guidance of the Connell, Dow & Deysenroth Funeral Home in Cooperstown.

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