Loren R. "Lolly" Greene, 71, of 81st Street, who taught welding at Trott Vocational High School for more than 10 years, died Tuesday (Aug. 31, 1999) in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after a long illness.
He was born on the Tuscarora Indian Reservation and attended local schools.
Greene served with the U.S. Army during World War II.
He worked in maintenance at Stauffer Chemical Co., Carborundum Co. and Nitec. He then worked for the state in environmental conservation for 10 years, retiring in 1997.
In addition, Greene had been associated with his wife in the operation of Tees N Tops at Summit Park Mall, Wheatfield, for several years.
Survivors include his wife, the former Elizabeth Gerth; four sons, Ronald of West Virginia, Loren of Indiana, Pa., John and James; two daughters, Nancy Greene Bush of Lakeland, Fla., and Susan Michaels; three stepdaughters, Debora Valdes of Tampa, Fla., Sandra Fadel and Donna Bielec; a brother, Eugene of Lewiston; a sister, Ruby Bissell of Lewiston; 20 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and his former wife, Joan.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Tuscarora Baptist Church, Mount Hope Road, Lewiston.