W. Dale Green
W. Dale ‘Flash’ Green, age 87, of McCool Jct., NE, died Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at Fairmont, NE.
He was born March 29, 1930 in McCool Jct. to Wilber J. and Edna (Foster) Green. He was a graduate of McCool High School, and served his country in the Marine Corp. Dale was a member of the American Legion Ronald Porter Post in McCool. On August 28, 1951 he was united in marriage to Lorraine White in York. Dale farmed in the McCool Jct. area and also worked for York County driving heavy machinery for 24 years. He enjoyed playing cards, shooting pool, and drinking coffee with his friends.
Dale is survived by his wife Lorraine Green of McCool Jct., sons, Stan (Carla) Green of York, Chris (Becky) Green of McCool Jct., Mart (DeAnn) Green of Copperas Cove, TX, daughters Pam (Dan) John of Miller, NE, and Teresa Hoffschneider of York. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 22 great-grand children, his sister Patricia Smith, and nephew Craig Smith both of Arlington, TX and a brother-in-law Tom White of McCool Jct.
Several cousins, and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, granddaughter Kerriona Green, and son-in-law Lynn Hoffschneider.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Metz Chapel, York, with Aaron Phillips officiating. Interment with Military Honors followed at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, McCool Jct.
Memorials may be directed to his family for later designation.
Condolences may be emailed to Metz Mortuary Messages will be given to the family.