Joann K. Green, 78, Milford, passed away at 11:07 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at Goshen Hospital. She was born on Jan. 26, 1942, in Battle Creek, Mich. to Grover and Eleanor (Crabtree) Waldron.
She grew up in Elkhart, attended Jimtown High School in Elkhart, and lived most of her life in the Milford area. She was married on April 17, 1959 in Bremen, to Frank M. Green who survives. She formerly worked as a unit secretary, surgical scheduler at Goshen Hospital, Miller’s Merry Manor in Nappanee, and Goshen Orthopedics.
She was a member of the Milford Christian Church and former member of the Order of Eastern Star in Milford.
She is survived by her husband; two daughters: Deborah (Patrick) Belcher of Warsaw and Dawn Bender of Warsaw; three sons: David (Tamara) Green of Syracuse, Dennis (Lynne) Green of Warsaw, and Doug (Lori) Green of North Webster; 14 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; brother: Gary (Debra) Waldron of Campbellsville, Ky.
She was preceded in death by her parents, grandson, Jordan Belcher, and sister, Sandra Smith.
Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 21, at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22, in the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Milford Cemetery.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Milford Christian Church, 201 N. Henry St., Milford, IN 46542. To send condolences to the family in memory of Joann Green, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com