James A. Green, Sr.,
73, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on May
8, 2016 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice.
He was born November 2,
1942 in Butler, Pennsylvania to the late James
Alexander Green and the late Ethel Frances
James joined the United
States Navy in 1960 and retired as a Master
Chief Petty Officer in 1979. He worked for F.B.
Leopold in Zeilenople as a plant manager from
1979 to 2007. James was an avid Steelers Fan,
and a NASCAR Fan. He enjoyed car cruises and
working on classic cars and spending time with
He is survived by his
wife Teresa Joan (Poprovsky) Green whom he
married on February 16, 1963; one daughter,
Tracy Heming and her husband Charles of Nanty
Glo, PA; two sons, James Green, Jr. and his wife
Amy of Butler, PA, and Robert Green and his wife
Ashley of Butler, PA; four grandchildren,
Brittany Rakarich, Haley Green, Logan Green, and
Zoe Green; four sisters, Margie Vangorder and
her husband Jack of Butler, PA, Merna Patton and
her husband John of Butler, PA, Joyce Shaw and
her husband David of Sterling Heights, MI, and
Carol Ann Bowen and her husband Ron of Hay
He was preceded in
death by his parents and one sister Norma Jean
According to his wishes
there will be no public visitation.
Memorial services will be held on
Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at the
Thompson-Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East
North Street,with Pa Dr. Reverend Dennis L.
Krajacic of Community Alliance Church,
In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made to the American Cancer
Society of Greater Pittsburgh, 320 Bilmar Drive,
Pittsburgh, PA 15205.