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Jon G. Greene

January 11, 2019 03:09 pm

Jon G. Greene, age 81, of Catskill, died Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Columbia Memorial Hospital. Jon was born May 18, 1937 in Watertown, New York, the son of the late Ebenezer Gaynor and Dorothy Edgers.

Jon was a graduate of SUNY at Albany, Class of 1963. He was employed as a teacher at Richmondville Schools; St. Patrick’s High School in Catskill; and retired from NYSDOCS at Greene, Hudson, and Coxsackie Correctional Facilities in 2001. Jon was a long-time member and church organist at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Catskill. He was a member and Past-President of the Catskill Men’s Glee Club.

Jon is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ruthann (Scholz) Greene of Catskill;

three sons, Steven Greene of Catskill, Michael (Linda) Greene of Virginia, and Edward Greene of Catskill; a daughter, Kathleen (Michael) Moore of Catskill; a brother, Jerome Greene; a sister, Susan (Al) Sciavone; six grandsons, Collin Moore, Kieran Greene, Seamus Moore, Kaden Greene, Easton Greene, Avery Greene; one granddaughter, Amelia Greene; and four step-grandchildren, Zachary Fanning, Madison Fanning, Chandler Fanning, Gillian Fanning.

A funeral memorial Mass will be held 11AM Tuesday at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, William Street, Catskill. Spring interment in the Town of Catskill Cemetery will be at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church Organ Fund; or Catskill Men’s Glee Club.