Joseph Allen Greene, age 67 of Cottonwood, Arizona passed away Tuesday, August 6, 2019 with his daughters and granddaughter by his side. He was born on December 26, 1951 in Norton Shores, MI to the late Clyde and Mary Greene.
Joe served 20 years in the United States Army, retiring as a sergeant with 20 medals after tours to Korea and the Gulf War. He then completed 18 years of federal service and retired from the San Joaquin Depot. Joe was a true patriot and Christian.
Proud to be known as “GI Joe” and “MacGyver,” he served as head usher in his local church, built a school for orphans in South Africa, and was loved for his kind heart and humble spirit.
Survived by: daughters Sebra Choe and Shawn Greene; granddaughter, Lillian Young; brothers and sisters Pam Bergeron, Teresa (Lou) Nowakowski, Kim (Rick) Ream, Larry (Cathy) Greene, Norm (Mary) Greene, Dan (Ruth) Bolles, and Tina (John) Bevington.
Memorial Service is 10:00 am, Saturday, August 31, at Living Water Church, 1380 E. Mingus Ave., Cottonwood, AZ.
Graveside service with full military honors is 11:00 am, Saturday, September 7, at Mona View Cemetery, Muskegon, MI.
Bueler Funeral Home is proud to remain a family business and feels that by remaining so, we can better serve our Verde Valley & Cottonwood families and friends with respect and integrity.
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While many funeral homes are owned by large corporations, Bueler Funeral Home is proud to remain a family business and feels that by remaining so, we can better serve our Verde Valley & Cottonwood families and friends with respect and integrity.
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