Susan “Lynette” Greene
Susan "Lynette" Greene, 59, El Dorado, passed away Friday, January 28, 2011 after a long illness.
Lynette was born December 12, 1951,in Meade ,Ks the first of 4 children to Dean and Mary (Houser) Reese. She was raised and grew up in Fowler, KS.
She was a 1969 graduate of Fowler High School. She later went on to graduate from Butler Community College with an Associates and from Wichita State University with a Bachelors degree in Sociology.
Lynette was married to Joe Greene of El Dorado, Ks on July, 28 1969. Out of this union, two children were born, a daughter Mandi (born January 14, 1970) and a son Grant (born February 21, 1974)
Lynette worked as the director for the Bluestem Chapter of the American Red Cross in El Dorado for 21 years, only retiring in November 2010, due to her illness.
She was a devoted mother and beloved grandma, aunt, and friend to many people.
Her life was dedicated to her four grandchildren. As a proud and loving grandmother, she rarely missed any sporting event, activity, or program they were involved in. She was passionate about her career and helping those in need in anyway she could. She was a life-long KU Jayhawks basketball fan.
She is survived by her parents Dean and Mary Reese of Fowler, KS; her children, Mandi (Gary) Sherman of El Dorado; Grant (Jennifer) Greene of Ozawkie Ks; brothers, Randy, Tim, Jack (Suzanne) Reese, all of Fowler, Ks; grandchildren, Madison, Tucker, Ryan and Mackenzie.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, February 2, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. at the El Dorado
First Christian Church. Burial Services to be held Thursday, February 3, 2011 in Fowler
KS at the Fowler Cemetery at 1 pm.
Memorials have been set up for the American Red Cross and for the SBA Cancer Center of El Dorado.