POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Kenneth R. Green, of Poughkeepsie, died Aug. 1. He was 95.
Born Aug. 15, 1921, in Greensburg, Ind. , he was the son of John William and Kathryn Hargitt Green.
He started his career at IBM in Chicago. He retired as a senior service planner for IBM in Poughkeepsie after a 35-year career.
Green was a talented woodcrafter who made his own furniture, including a grandfather clock. He also built a sailboat and worked with stained glass.
He is survived by his daughters and their husbands, Virginia and Daniel Marciano of Greenwich, Conn. and Marilyn and Richard O’Brien of Wappingers Falls; sons, Kerry William Green of Poughkeepsie and Wesley John Green of Hyde Park; grandchildren, Lance Marciano, Whitney Marciano, Brett Green, Heather Finelli, Kara Koehler, Robbie O’Brien, Katie Dunstan and Courtney Britton; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was predeceased by his brother, Lewis Green.
Calling hours will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the McHoul Funeral Home Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. The funeral service will be at noon with the Rev. Linda Willey officiating. Entombment will follow in Fishkill Rural Cemetery with military honors.
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