BELLOWS FALLS- Mildred “Mim” Green, 67, died after a brief illness Sunday, May 9, at home surrounded by family.
Mrs. Green was born in Barnet on January 22, 1954. She married Cecil Green Jr. on June 16, 1973 and enjoyed 24 years of marriage before his death on May 17, 1998.
Over the years she worked several jobs including Northern Cross in Brattleboro and HCP in Hinsdale, NH, and retired after working at Northeast Family Institute in Brattleboro.
While she lived in Rockingham for the last 10 years, she always considered Whitingham as her true home. While in Whitingham she was on the Whitingham Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Ladies Auxiliary. Her favorite times were spent with family and friends or getting her hands dirty in the garden.
She is survived by her children Bernard Green and April Green, of Rockingham; sister Hazel LaValley and brother-in-law James LaValley, of Webster, FL; brother Greg Achilles and sister-in-law Linda Achilles, of Lyman, NH; sister-in-law Elizabeth Achilles, of South Ryegate; sister-in-law Auralie Achilles, of Lyman, NH; sister-in-law Patty Denny, of Whitingham; brother-in-law Kenny Green, of Wilmington; her two best friends and soul sisters Denise Carrier and Nancy Janovsky; as well as a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mrs. Green will be held Saturday, May 15, at noon at Covey Allen & Shea Funeral Home, 44 East Main Street, Wilmington. Interment will follow in Gates Cemetery in Whitingham on the Wilmington Cross Road. A visiting hour will be held at the funeral home from 11am to noon, one hour prior to the service.
If friends desire gifts in her memory may be made to Bayada Hospice, c/o Covey Allen & Shea Funeral Home, PO Box 215, Wilmington, VT 05363. To send the family personal condolences visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com.