Funeral services for 91 year old Nettie Mae Green, 667 County Route 48, Norwood, will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. at the Knapps Station Community Church with Rev. Lee Sweeney presiding. Burial will be held in Hillcrest Cemetery, Lawrenceville. Family and friends may call at the Buck Funeral Home in Norwood on Friday from 4-7 p.m. Nettie passed away Wednesday evening at home.
Nettie is survived by her sister, Aletha, Norwood; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to give thanks to June Wilkins and the Knapps Station Women’s Auxiliary for the support and care given to Nettie and Aletha and a special thanks to Nettie’s caregivers, Isabelle Matice, Julie Gilmore, Maureen Miller, Sherry Gardner and Mary Brey.
Nettie was pre-deceased by her brothers, Archie, Robert, James, George, Hollis, Chester, Walter (Clifford), and Charles; and her sisters, Blanche Wells and Mollie Green.
She was born in Louisville on April 25, 1920 to the late Willis and Myra Drean. Nettie was a homemaker and worked for SUNY Potsdam as a cleaner, retiring in 1983. Previously, she worked at the Martins Paper Mill in Unionville and at the Howard Dyke Grocery Store. Nettie was a member of the Knapps Station Community Church and was very involved with the church through-out her life. She enjoyed attending lunches with the “Friday lunch crew” and she was very active in helping and caring for other people.
Memorial Donations can be made to the Knapps Station Community Church or to Hospice and Palliative Care of the St. Lawrence Valley. Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.buckfuneralhome.com .
The Buck Funeral Home in Norwood is serving the family of Nettie M. Green.