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July 16, 2013

Peter K. Green Sr.

The Daily Star

---- — Peter K. Green Sr.

LAURENS — Peter K. Green Sr., 75, of Laurens, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2013, at his home in Laurens.

He was born in Schenectady, the son of Harvey and Helen (Johnson) Green.

He married Sheryl Monroe Aug. 22, 1964.

In his younger years, he worked as a caretaker for a Schenectady cemetery and also as a dairy farmer. More recently, he worked as a route driver for The Daily Star newspaper, until his retirement.

He was an active member of the fire police squad of the Laurens Fire Department for many years. He was also a member of the Hartwick Rod & Gun Club.

He is survived by his wife, Sheryl Green; his sons, Michael Green, wife, Jennifer, Peter Green Jr., wife, Melessia, David Green, wife, Jennifer and Brian Green; a sister, Linda Meyers and husband, Jim; brothers, Paul Green and wife, Barbara, George Green; and several grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; special friends, Paulie and Lucky.

Private graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Aug. 2, in the Laurens Cemetery. Officiating will be Barbara Green.

There will be no calling hours.

Friends are asked to consider donations to the Laurens Fire Department or Emergency Squad in his memory.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral arrangements are by the Johnston Funeral Home of Morris.