Vincent Edward “Eddie” Greene, age 87, of New Martinsville, WV, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020, surrounded by his family.
He was born September 24, 1932, in Wheeling, WV, the son of the late Vincent V. and Helen B. Greene.
Eddie was a graduate of Wheeling High School and a member of First Christian Church in New Martinsville. Eddie served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War with his tour of duty in Babenhausen, Germany; a retired Buyer at Bayer Corp.; a member of Wetzel Masonic Lodge #39 A.F. & A.M. and American Legion Post #28 of New Martinsville.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Greene; three sisters, Margaret Hamric, Debbie Shia and Sarah West.
Survivors include his loving wife of 61 years, Janet M. Greene; two sons, Todd E. (Terry) Greene and V. Tad (Ashley) Greene, all of New Martinsville; six grandchildren, Joshua, Whitney, Tory (Tyler), Grace, Libby and Ellie; nine great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews; and one sister, Wanda Lydick of Wheeling, WV.
Family will receive friends Saturday, from noon, until time of service at 2 p.m., at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third St., New Martinsville, with Rev. Sarah Webb officiating. Interment will follow in Northview Cemetery with a Masonic service.
Memorial Contributions may be made in honor of Choir or Love Ladies, First Christian Church, 521 Maple Ave. New Martinsville, WV, 26155.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.