Mr. Byron L. “Les” Green, age 78, of Macclenny, Florida passed away on Monday, October 28, 2019, at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville after a brief illness. He was born on June 23, 1941, in Detroit, Michigan to Byron L. and Jessie Roberta (Link) Green. Mr. Green was a retired public relations manager with Southwestern Bell and moved to Macclenny with his wife in 2013. He enjoyed being a HAM Radio Operator for over 60 years (K0LG), bicycling, and spending time with his beloved family.
Les was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Pat (Arnold) Green in 1989; and wife, Mary C. Green in 2018. He is survived by his daughter, Mary Helen Kirsch (Michael) of Waldwick, New Jersey; stepdaughters, Linda Marie Funk of Macclenny and Debra Copeland (Mark) of Dallas, Texas; grandchildren, James Cody Green, Ryan Copeland, Josh Copeland, Corey Paine, and Callie Paine; his beloved dog, Buddy; along with other family members and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date.
Donations in his honor may be made to Lakewood United Methodist Church in Jacksonville, Florida, and the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of BLACKBURN-CURRY FUNERAL AND CREMATION, 380 N. Lowder Street, Macclenny, FL 32063. (904) 259-2806. Please sign the guestbook at www.blackburncurryfh.com.
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