Lamar G. Green

VETERAN

VETERAN

Lamar Gerald Green, 88, of Seymour Hill Road, Mansfield, Pa., died on Jan. 30, 2018. Born on August 20, 1929, in Mt. Carmel, Pa., he was the son of late Charles and Alma Lubold Green. He was a 1948 graduate of the Hegins Township High School and the Pennsylvania State Police Academy on August 8, 1955.

Lamar retired with the rank of Sergeant from the Pennsylvania State Police, Mansfield, PA after 33 1/2 years of service. He then served as the Tioga County Sheriff and Prison Warden for 10 1/2 years after his retirement from the State Police.

He was a member of the Retired State Police Association, National Troopers Coalition and Pennsylvania Sheriff’s Association. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in Germany as a member of the Military Police.

He was active in the Fraternal Order of Police, Mansfield; Friendship Lodge No. 247, Mansfield and a member of the Williamsport Consistory. He held a lifetime membership in the VFW No. 6757, Mansfield; was a Fifty-year member of the Hillside Rod and Gun Club, Blossburg; lifetime membership in the Anthracite Fire Company in Mt. Carmel with 69 years; a member of the Loyal Order of Moose, Wellsboro and a member of the National Rifle Association of America. He was an active member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Wellsboro, Pa.

He is survived by a daughter, Christina Green, of Mechanicsburg, Pa.; his wife, Jean, of Mansfield; and a brother and sister-in-law, Scott and Sharon Green, of Hegins, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Alma Green; a brother, Charles; and a sister, Jacqueline Rothermel, all of Hegins, Pa.

Visitation on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, from 5-7 p.m. at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, 139 Main St., Wellsboro, Pa. A memorial service will be held Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 53 West Avenue, Wellsboro, with the Rev. Fred Poeppel officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made in Lamar’s memory to the Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the Wellsboro Cemetery.