Obit: Green, Fletcher D. (1870 - 1948)

Contact: Coralee DeLong

Surnames: Green, Swenson, Dechant

----Source: Humbird Enterprise Sat. Sept.11,1948 and Sat. Sept. 18, 1948

F.D. Green Dies.

Fletcher D. Green passed away about 10:30 o'clock Monday forenoon after several months illness, at the age of 78 years. The funeral is being held at the Methodist Church this Thursday afternoon. Burial will be in Mentor Cemetery.

He was born Augusta, Wi. May 28, 1870 and died 11 o'clock Monday forenoon, Sept 6, 1948 at the age of 78 years, 3 months and 9 da. He lived in Cedar Falls as an infant to 13 yrs., then returned to Augusta where he grew to manhood. He worked in lumbering camps and was a performer with Ringling Bros. circus.

Fletcher married 29 Mar 1902 Anna Margaret Swenson at Virginia, Minn. where they lived 2 years then farming at Augusta until 1908 when they were farming east of Humbird until retirement in 1938 to the village. They had 4 children: Russel, deceased; Theodore, Marshfield; Herbert; daughter Ruth deceased. Services were at Meth. Church Thursday afternoon. Norman J. Dechant officiated. Burial was in Mentor Cemetery.



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