Obituaries:Reuben Green(1921-2007)

July 25, 2007 11:00 pm

Reuben Green died July 23 in Crescent City.

He was born May 2, 1921, in Crescent City.

He was proud to have been a veteran of the U.S. Army who served his country in the Philippines during WWII.

He worked in the timber industry as a logger for 58 years and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his stepdaughter Loeta Stinchcomb of Crescent City, grandchildren Dallas Stinchcomb of Phoenix, Ariz., Brett Stinchcomb and Gary Lumsden, both of Rogue River, Ore., Jennifer Akins of Medford, Ore., and Scott Lumsden of Bakersfield.

He is also survived by seven great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his wife Bea Green in January 2007.

The family requests contributions be made in his memory to the American Cancer Society, 1301 Northcrest Drive, Crescent City, CA 95531 or to VFW Post 1381, 810 H Street, Crescent City, CA 95531.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Wier's Mortuary Chapel.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.