Dorothy Nell "Dotty" Green, formerly of Hotchkiss, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, at Good Samaritan Society in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She was 85.
A graveside funeral service will be held at the Riverside Cemetery in Hotchkiss at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, with James Gall officiating.
Dorothy Nell McCarty was born in Hart, Kan., Oct. 17, 1931, to Clarence and Susie (Coffey) McCarty.
She married Orville Buckley "Buck" Green on April 3, 1947, in Delta. They made their home on Rogers Mesa near Hotchkiss. Mr. Green died on Oct. 25, 1993.
Mrs. Green is survived by her son, Larry (Patricia) Green of Littlefield, Ariz.; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Buck; one son, Gene Green; and two daughters, Joan Green and Brenda Boushley.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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