OAKLAND — Ronald Derwood Green, 76, of Oakland, died on Friday, June 21, 2013, at Garrett Memorial Hospital in Oakland.
Born on June 21, 1937, in Oakland, he was the son of the late Everett “Bud” and Fannie (Bickford) Green. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Darrius Green.
He retired from Consol Coal Company, formerly Island Creek Coal, with over 30 years of service. He had a great work ethic that only came second to the devotion he had for his wife and family.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ada Marie (Jackson) Green; a daughter, Kimberly Green and fiance Doug Fitzwater; two sons, Scott Green and wife Regina and Philip Green and wife Cindi; eight grandchildren, Brant, Travis, Ashley, Brandon, Kaylee, Traci, Kristi and Michelle; five great-grandchildren, Nadia, Monique, Lane, Roman and Alexandra; two sisters, Marlene Glass and husband Randall and Judy Upole and husband Ernest; two brothers, Dale Green and wife Elma and Glen Green and wife Delma; a sister-in-law, Martha Green and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Monday, June 24, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Burdock-Fredlock Fun-eral Home, P.A., 21 N. 2nd St., Oakland, where funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, June 25, at 10 a.m. with Pastor Ed Calhoun officiating.
Interment will follow in Garrett County Memorial Gardens. www.burdockfredlockfh.com.