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Obituary: Leo M. Green

Obituary: Leo M. Green

September 15th, 2017 in Obituaries

Leo M. "Pete" Green, 95, of Fulton, was called home by his Heavenly Father on Thursday, September 14, 2017. He was born January 2, 1922 in Gerster, Mo., the son of the late Charles Delbert Green and the late Ruth (Garrison) Green. Pete was united in marriage to Ina Mae Anderson on April 5, 1947. She preceded him in death on March 16, 1999. Pete served in the Civilian Conservation Corps in Iowa before he was drafted in the Army in October 1942. He proudly served in the United States Army during World War II. He went to Washington D.C. with the Central Missouri Honor Flight in 2009. Pete was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 2657. Pete worked for the City of Fulton in the gas and water department for over 33 years. He was a meter reader, repairman and service man. Pete attended Central Christian Church. He enjoyed gardening and spending time with family and friends. Pete's memory will forever be cherished by his daughter, Ruth Cave and husband Michael; two grandsons, Aaron Cave of Cheyenne, Wyo., and Shannon Cave and wife Jenny of Fulton; one great-grandson, Andrew Cave of Peasant Valley, Mo.; and his nieces and nephews. Along with his parents and wife, Pete was preceded in death by one brother, Dawson Green; and one sister, Louise Alexander. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2017 at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Pastor Bill Nigus officiating. Family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be in Callaway Memorial Gardens with full Military Honors. Memorial donations are suggested to Central Christian Church Scholarship Fund, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences may be left for the family at maupinfuneralhome.com.