Leonard D. Green


(Apr. 17, 2008)

Leonard D. Green, 71, of Lovell died Thursday, April 17 in Las Vegas, Nev.

He was born in Lovell on Jan. 17, 1937, to T.G. and Eva Green. He attended Lovell schools and graduated from Lovell High School in 1955. He attended Sheridan College.

He married Judy Givenrod of Cowley on Aug. 29, 1958.

Leonard worked as a sales representative in Montana and Wyoming before returning to Lovell in 1974. He and Judy owned and operated Cowboy Contractors from 1976 until their retirement.

Leonard enjoyed golfing and attending Lovell High School sporting events, especially watching the Lovell Lady Bulldogs. He was a fisherman and served at the Lovell Mustang Days barbecue where he could visit with people. He was a past member of the Powell Country Club, a member of the Foster Gulch Golf Course, and the Associated General Contractors. He was a referee and coach for Little League baseball, a bowler, and delivered meals at the North Big Horn Senior Center in Lovell. He wintered in Arizona and Nevada and enjoyed his trips there.

Leonard is survived by his wife, Judy, of Lovell; sons Steve (Cheryl) Green and Brian (Susan) Green of Lovell; his mother, Eva Asay and stepfather Orvin Asay of Lovell; grandchildren Casey Green of Laramie, T.J. (Tawni) Green of Lovell and Kayla, Stephanie and Beau Green of Lovell; great-grandchildren Chelsi and Kade Green of Lovell; brother Dennis (Jean) Green of Casper; sisters Diane (Gary) Ley of Powell and Geraldine (Tim) Townsend of Cowley; stepbrother Scott (Vicky) Asay of Lovell; stepsister Janice Ellis of Cowley, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 24 at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints in Lovell with viewing/visitation one hour prior to services. Burial will be at the Lovell Cemetery under the direction of Haskell Funeral Home.