Kathryn Green

Kathryn Green passed away at La Verendrye General Hospital on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at the age of 82.
Kathryn was born on November 16, 1932 in Dauphin, Man. to Alex and Elizabeth Oliphant.
Kathryn lived in Dauphin until 1950. She then moved to Winnipeg attended U of M and received a degree in home economics. She enjoyed playing on the university basketball team.
Kathryn met the love of her life Van Green on a blind date and they married in 1954 and made their home in Fort Frances.
Kathryn loved being a homemaker, entertaining family and friends, cooking, sewing and working on her many, many family photo albums. 
Her grandchildren were very special to her as their photos decorated her walls at Rainycrest. 
Kathryn and Van also shared the love of travel, going to many countries around the world.
Left to cherish her memories are her children, David (Karen), Bob (Lori), and Kathy Bogacki (Bruce). 
Also surviving are her seven grandchildren, Travis (Joanna), Jason (Alissa), Mitchell, Morey, Britton (Sarah), Jessalyn and Joel.
Kathryn was predeceased by her parents, Alex and Elizabeth Oliphant; her husband, Van Green, and infant son, Henry David Green; Van’s parents, Rusty and Signe Green; sister, Betty and Norm Dixon; and brother-in-law, Yvon Chamberland.
Kathryn is also survived by her brother, David Oliphant (Diane); sister-in-law, Nancy Green; brother-in-law, Dr. Robert Green (Helen); and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Kathryn belonged to the ACW of St. John’s Anglican Church, Kinnettes, Ladies Curling Club and volunteered at the La Verendrye Day Hospital.
A celebration of Kathryn’s life will be held at Rainycrest on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at 10 a.m. with Pastor Diane Clifford officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. John’s Anglican Church, Canadian Mental Health Association Fort Frances Branch or Rainycrest Long Term Care in care of Green Funeral Home, Box 427, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3M8.
On-line condolences may be made in care of www.greenfuneralhomefortfrances.com
Rest in peace Mom xoxo