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Robert William Greene

Saturday, May 31, 2014 - Updated: 4:09 AM

Robert William Greene

May 29, 2014

Robert William Greene, 69, of Coxsackie, NY passed away on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at St. Peter's Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

Born May 20, 1945 in Amsterdam, NY he was a son of the late Durward and Marian Gramps Greene.

Robert proudly served his county in the Navy during Vietnam. He was also very active with the local chapter of the Wounded Warrior Project. Robert retired from the Coxsackie Correctional Facility as a Corrections Officer after 20 years of loyal and faithful service. In his free time Robert enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending six months out of the year in San Diego with his other son Travis. Most of all Robert's friends and family will miss his big heart.

Survivors include his sons Darrin Greene (Rebecca) of Johnstown and Travis Greene (Michele) of La Jolla, CA; step-daughters Tracy Veit of Camden, NY, Shelley Kirkpatrick of Fort Plain, NY, Kellie Kieley of Guilderland and Amy Phelps of Halfmoon; step-son Jeffrey Margin of Halfmoon; five grandchildren Dakota, Dallas, Hannah, Carson and Hayden; nieces Christina and Kimberly and nephew William. Robert is also survived by his best friend Jeff. He is predeceased by his beloved wife Judith Greene and sister Linda Greene.

Funeral services will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Robert's memory to the Wounded Warrior Project 370 7th Avenue, Suite 1802 New York, New York 10001 or online at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.

     

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