October 26, 2016
Carolyn K. Greene, 81, passed away at her home in Watertown on Wednesday, October 26, 2016.
Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Sunday, October 30, from 2 - 4PM. The funeral service will be at the funeral home on Monday, October 31, at 11AM with Rev. Steven Murray, pastor of Holy Family Church, presiding and burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Carolyn was born in Port Henry on September 22, 1935, daughter of Walter H. and Margaret Farrell King. She graduated from Crown Point Central School and attended Albany Business School.
On July 17, 1954 she married James F. Greene at Sacred Heart Church, Crown Point and Mr. Greene died July 21, 2012.
During the 1950's she was a payroll clerk for Republic Steel, a bookkeeper for Moses Ludington Hospital, Ticonderoga, and after moving to Watertown she was a payroll clerk for the Watertown City School District., serving the district until her retirement on April 29, 1993. She was a communicant of Holy Family Church and was an avid golfer and Yankee fan.
She is survived by her four children, Deborah A. and Steven Martin, N. Bangor, Timothy J. Greene and companion, Lynne Hebert, Massena, Daniel W. and Mary Kay Greene, Copenhagen, and Joseph E. and Prudence L. Greene, Copenhagen; thirteen grandchildren and four great grandchildren; brother, James W. and Madeline King, Klamath Falls, OR; sister-in-law and her husband, Patsy and Dick Provost, Willsboro; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Her grandson, Aaron Greene, died April 18, 2007.
Donations in her name may be made to either Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St. or Holy Family Church, 129 Winthrop St., both in Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to her family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.