Obituaries

Obituaries

Sara J. Green 1924 - 2011 Lawrence

Funeral services for Sara J. Green, 87, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.
She died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar.
She was born Feb. 23, 1924, in Lawrence, the daughter of William and Elizabeth Richardson Underwood.
Mrs. Green was a lifelong resident of Lawrence.
She was a member of Alvamar Ladies Bridge Club and had been a member of other groups, including a local quilting guild and several bowling teams at Royal Crest Lanes.
Mrs. Green was a homemaker.
She married Cecil B. Green on Jan. 2, 1943, in Lawrence. He preceded her in death Feb. 7, 2002.
She was also preceded in death by two sons, Jon Green in 1982 and Jim Green in 2007; three brothers; and one sister.
Survivors include a daughter, Jan and husband Keith Johnson, Kansas City, Kan.; two sons, Bill and wife Debbie, and Tom and wife Patti, all of Lawrence; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Gertrude Graves, Sacramento, Calif.; and a daughter-in-law, Judy Green, widow of Jon.
The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Grace Hospice or Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Association—Greater KC Area, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.