Michael Eugene Green, 71, passed away in San Benito, Texas on Sept. 29, 2020.
Michael was born Oct. 16, 1948 to Chriss and Wilma Green, and was raised in Independence. He married Mary K. West on March 31, 1968. They raised their children in Richmond.
Mike was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Mike retired from Ford Motor Co. He was a great husband, father and grandfather. When they retired, they moved to San Benito.
Mike is survived by his son, Michael Green, and his wife, Lesley, of Richmond; a daughter, Michelle Woods and her husband, Jesse, of Richmond; grandchildren, Amber Green and her fiance, Damon Goodall, Mikayla Green, Nathaniel Woods and his wife, Adrian, and Nicholas Woods and his fiance, Courtanie Allwood; greatgrandchildren, Adalyn Goodall and Warren Woods; and brother Jerry Green of Independence.
Mike has a lot of extended family members and friends who will miss him. He was preceded in death by his wife and parents.
A celebration of life service will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, at the Friends Gallery, 110 S. Camden St., Richmond.