LAKE VIEW, Iowa -- Dennis Green, 64, of Lake View passed away Friday, April 20, 2012, at his home.
Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lakes United Methodist Church in Lake View. Arrangements are under the direction of Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Lake View.
Dennis Gary Green was born on Oct. 31, 1947, to parents Edward and Glendora (Maha) Green, in Redwood Falls, Minn. He grew up in Minnesota attending Long Prairie elementary and later received his general education diploma. He joined the U.S. Army after high school and served his country from 1966 to 1968 until his honorable discharge.
He married Kathy Taubert in 1972 and they were blessed with three children, Jessica, Brandi, and Travis. He was later married to Shelly Blunk and to this union a daughter, Amanda, was born. Dennis made a living for his family as an owner/operator and later as an over-the-road driver working for Mau Trucking and for the last 18 years with Wynne Trucking.
He enjoyed camping, reading, spending time with his fiancee, Candi, and with his friends at the Trapper's Den. He will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Survivors include his fiancee, Candi Robbins; daughters, Jessica Green of Dunedin, Fla., Brandi (George) Wood of Englewood, Colo., and Amanda Green of Wall Lake, Iowa; son, Travis (Julia) Green of Des Moines; grandchildren, Brianne Neumann of Englewood, Colo., and Drew Ambush of Dunedin, Fla.; brothers, Edward (Glenda Lee) Green Jr., David (Dorene) Green, and Charlie (Ruth) Green; sisters, Frances (Harry) Altermatt, Phyllis (Harris) Haugen, Anita Otremba, Darlene (Jim) Ehrlichman, Laurie Evans, Bev (Robert) Bolduc, Rosie (Steve) O'Brien, and Glenette Green; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Glendora; brother, Douglas; and ex-wife, Kathy Green.