Orlo Green Jr., retired from Fulton Tool Co.

OBITS-GreenOrloOrlo A. Green, Jr. 78, of Phoenix, died Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Phoenix, he was a son to the late, Orlo Green Sr. and Daisy Green Keller. He was a life resident of Phoenix and attended Phoenix schools. He retired in 1987 from Fulton Tool Co. where he worked for 28 years as a truck driver.

He enjoyed playing cards, woodworking, NASCAR and restoring classic cars. He was especially proud of his 1963 Chevy Nova.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Robin, who died in 1972, and by a sister and brother-in-law, Dorothy and Charles Walts who died in 2005.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Dorothy Besaw Green; a daughter, Tammie (Ray) Brown of Fulton; a son, Orlo A. (Amy) Green III of Fulton; a sister, Ruth Hughes of Phoenix; a brother, Jim (Mary) Green of Phoenix; step-father, Charles Keller of Pennellville; three grandsons, Martin (Colleen) Daniels, Jr., Cody and Cole Green; two great-grandsons, Martin Daniels III and Keegan Daniels; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services are 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.

Contributions may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, Oswego, NY 13126.

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