GREEN PeterPosted: November 14th, 2013
1929 ~ 2013 It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Peter Green of Lethbridge, Alberta at the age of 84 years on November 3rd 2013.
Left to mourn are his loving wife, Olive of 59 years; daughter Dianne (Charles) Clark of Edmonton, daughter Sandra Sordi of Calgary, son Andrew (Nina) Green of Delta, B.C.; cherished grandchildren Duane and Jeffrey Clark, Michael and Derek Sordi, Christopher and Rachel Green; sister-in-law Julia Plewes of Niagara, Ontario and niece Suzanne (Earl) Tranmer of Newmarket, Ontario. He was predeceased by his parents Edwin and Florence of Sheffield, England. Peter was born in Sheffield, England and immigrated to Canada with Olive in 1955. Peter worked for Gilbey’s/ Palliser Distillery for 33 years, first in Toronto and then as Vice President of Production in Lethbridge until his retirement in 1989. Peter was active with the Rotary Club of Lethbridge for 35 years and was a founding member of Probus. In addition, Peter volunteered on numerous boards of directors serving industry, arts and the community. Peter was an avid photographer and a member of the Royal Photographic Society. A special thank you to the healthcare teams at the Lethbridge Regional Hospital and St.Michael’s Health Center for Peter’s exceptional care. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to St Michael’s Health Centre, 1400 9th Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T`J 4V5. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00pm on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at SOUTHMINSTER UNITED CHURCH, 1011 4th Avenue South, Lethbridge. Send condolences at www.mbfunerals.com.