William “Bill” R. Green Jr. of Lowell
He was the beloved husband of Mary Jo (Hamilton) Green with whom he would have celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary this year.
Born in Lowell, he was the son of the late Dr. William and Kathleen (Sullivan) Green. He graduated from Lowell High School with the class of 1963 and earned a BS in Accounting from Bentley College.
He proudly served as a Sergeant the U.S. Army in the Headquarters and Headquarters Battery 3rd Battalion 7th Air Defense Artillery in Germany during the Vietnam War.
Bill retired from the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. Prior to working for the DOR he worked for Diamond Crystal Salt for many years.
Bill was very interested in history especially history regarding WWII. He enjoyed reading and woodworking. He was always there to lend anyone a helping hand and a story.
Besides his wife he is survived by his son, William R. Green III of Lowell; daughters, Mary and her husband, Shawn McNair of Townsend and Patricia Orben of Lowell; brother, Garrett Green of Boxboro; sisters, Lee and her husband, Edward Warren of Stow, and Connie Ryan of FL; sister-in-law, Donna Kelleher of Medway. Bill was the loving Papa to his grandchildren, K.J. Orben, Ryan McNair and Kathryn McNair. He also has many nieces and nephews.
He was the brother of the late Kathleen Townsend of NC and the father-in-law of late Kenneth Orben of Lowell.
Visiting hours Sun. 4 to 6:30 P.M. Prayer Service at 6:30P.M. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA. Burial will be private. Memorials may be made in his name to the Wounded Warriors, PO Box 96860, Washington, DC 20077-7677. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.