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 Green, Edward H.
Born: 07/21/1941
Died: 09/14/2017
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Green, Edward H.

          Edward H Green, age 76 of Lafayette Twp., passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Morristown Medical Center. Eddy was born in Vernon, NJ on July 21, 1941.  He grew up in Butler, NJ and graduated from Butler H.S. in 1959.

           He enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling with his family, trips to Atlantic City, telling his grandchildren jokes and sharing with them tales of his childhood exploits.
He worked at Schiffli Embroidery - which later became August Fabrics - for 49 years until they closed their doors. He was the rare person who loved his job.

           He was predeceased by a son Daryl, his parents, Clarence E. Green and Elizabeth J. Lott Green; Sisters Dorothy McCann, Arthine Greensway, Lillian Marach and Leona Green; and brother, Miles Green. Eddy is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joan L. Belcher Green; his loving sons, Michael T. and his wife Kathy, and Mark E. and his wife Josey; his daughter, Monica J. Green and her partner Bill Spagnolo; his precious grandchildren, Arwen I. and Luke E. Green; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Eddy was loved by all who knew him and will be forever missed.


           Funeral services will be held Monday September 18, 2017 at 10 AM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Interment will follow in the Glenwood Cemetery Vernon Twp., NJ. Visitation will be at the funeral home Sunday Sept. 17th from 3-6:30 PM. 
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Joan: My sincere condolences to you and your family. Fifty-four years together is a blessing. It makes the memories sweeter, but the hurt deeper.I am praying that you all find comfort with one another during this sad time. In my limited meetings with Eddy, he always had a friendly, welcoming personality. I am sure that it is only the tip of the iceberg compared to all the wonderful ways you and your family remember him. Peace be with you all.
Scott Dunsmore
Dear Monica: My heart breaks for you and your family. Please know that my thoughts are with you. Love, Gail
Gail Weisgrau
Joan and family, please accept my heartfelt sympathy on your loss of Eddy. Every time I saw him he always had a warm smile hug and kiss. He was a warm and friendly person that will be missed by all especially you all. May God wrap His ever lasting arms around you during this most difficult time. My He give you the strength, comfort and peace during this time and in the days to come. Wish I could be there for you all but will not be leaving here till Monday for NJ with my sister and brother-in-law who are here from Florida. My prayers and love are with you.
Midge Demarest Price
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