AUBREY “DALE” GREEN
Aubrey “Dale” Green passed away January 30, 2016 after a long courageous battle with lung disease. Dale was born June 7th 1929 to Walter and Rossie Green in San Angelo, TX. He attended local schools and grew up in the Denison Texas area.
Dale joined the United States Air Force in 1946. He served his country in the Far East, Japan and Korea. He received his honorable discharge in 1949.
Dale came to Nevada in 1956 and went to work for Kennecott in 1957 he married Madeline (Piscovich) Day but they later divorced. A son Dale Walter was born to this union.
In 1968 Dale married Judy Drew in Ely, NV and became stepfather to her three young children; Randy, Laura and Jennifer. They settled and raised their family in the place they loved, White Pine County. Dale and Judy were blessed with almost 48 wonderful years of marriage.
During his working years Dale was a firefighter (Texas), Cross- country Truck Driver (TX and NV), Heavy Equipment Operator (TX and NV) working for Kennecott, Amselco-Alligator Ridge and Placer Dome. Dale also served White Pine Co. for many years in law enforcement, mainly as a Deputy Sheriff for Sheriff Archie Robison.
Dale was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed his adventures in the open country and mountains of White Pine County. He loved camping, exploring, horseback riding, riding motorcycles, fishing and flying ultralights. He treasured family gatherings and sharing the wonders of life with family and friends.
Dale is survived by loving wife Judy Green of McGill, NV; two sons Dale Walter Green of Fredonia, AZ and Randy (Lori) Drew of Ely; two daughters Laura Bernadot of Henderson/Ely, NV and Jennifer (Randy Rader) Drew of Ely. He had four grandsons, Lucas (Marianne) Nicholes of Boise, ID, Ryan Dale Drew of Eureka, NV, Nathanael Dale Green and Kyle J.L. Green both of Milton, KY. He had five granddaughters Samantha (Jon) Howard of Henderson, NV, Misty (Michael) McArdle of Ely, Cassidi (Chris) Collis of Rural McGill, NV, Shelby Mangum of Sparks, NV and Savannah Drew of Reno, NV. He had three great-granddaughters Tayah Mangum of Ely, Lily and Daphne Nicholes of Boise, ID and four great-grandsons Matthew, Benjamin and Shawn Nicholes of Boise, ID and Gracian C. Collis of Rural McGill, NV.
Dale is preceded in death by beloved grandmother Addie Geen, his parents and two sisters Jean Cox and Bobbie Blackmon.
Memorial Services are scheduled for Friday, February 12th, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at Mountain Vista Chapel.