Delavan/ Sarasota FL, Robert J. Greene, age 91 of Sarasota FL formerly of Delavan, passed away Monday, June 7, 2010 at his home in Sarasota, FL. He was born April 4, 1919 in Chicago, the son of Joseph and Elsie (Bosenbecker) Greene. Bob graduated from Lane Tech High School in 1936. He married Alice Kelly in 1942 and she preceded him in death in 2005. He was employed at Borgs Indak in Delavan for many years until his retirement in 1981. He was an avid golfer, wood worker and had a passion for oil painting.
He is survived by his 2 daughter-in-laws; Carol Greene of Sarasota, FL and Jean Greene of Janesville, WI; 4 grandchildren; Jack (Amy Capelle) Greene of Janesville, Denise (Craig) Spry of Janesville, Will Greene of Sarasota and Kevin (Amanda) Greene of Sarasota; 6 great-grandchildren, Steven and Adam Greene, Evan and Madison Spry all of Janesville, Ella and Lily Greene of Sarasota; a sister, Doris Wooden of Northbrook, IL; 1 niece, Cherie. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Alice of 63 years and his 2 sons, Robert Jr. and James. A special thanks to Kevin his grandson for all gracious help.
Graveside Service will be held at 11:00am, Monday, June 21, 2010 at St. Andrews Cemetery in Delavan with Deacon Phil Kilkenny officiating. MONROE FUNERAL HOME, Delavan, is assisting the family. WWW.Monroefh.com