ry "Bud" David Green of Prineville died at his home on Sat., Feb. 24, 2001. He was 77 years old.
He was born on April 13, 1923 in Lake Halle, Wisconsin to George and Irene Preston Green.
After attending school, he worked with his father cutting pulp in Wisconsin. He enlisted in the US Army in 1943 and was Honorably Discharged in 1946. While in the Philippines with the 32nd Infantry Red Arrow Division he received a bronze star. He moved to Prineville in 1947 and worked for Alexander Yawkey Sawmill until 1948. He married Clara Young in Prineville in 1948. He worked for Ochoco Lumber and Red Lefley Logging until 1976 when he retired and they moved to Spray. In 1996 they moved back to Prineville to be near family.
He enjoyed elk hunting, gardening, fishing, camping, watching the Blazers and spending time with family.
Mr. Green is survived by his wife Clara of Prineville; children, Sherry and Billy Williams of Prineville, Janie and Don Hibbert of Prineville, Zeb and Kenny Jacobson of Post, Rocky and Gayle Green of Prineville, Rene and Dennis Helms of Prineville, Tuck and Tracy Green of Prineville, Susan McReynolds of Prineville; foster children, Robert Wells, Justin and Travis Marshall, and more; brother-in-law Robert Marsh of Grants Pass; grandchildren, Shiela Burkhart, Mike Williams, Diana Miller-Hudson, Don Hibbert Jr., Zion Jacobson, Janice Marcy, Shelley Fields, Dawn Williams, Shawn Holcomb, Quentin Helms, Jessica Green and Dustin Weatherman.
He was preceded in death by his parents and four siblings.
Private cremation will be held. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. on Sat., March 3 upstairs at the Veterans Club, 405 N. Main St.
Memorials may be made to Pioneer Memorial Hospice.
Whispering Pines Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.