|Elizabeth M. Greene|
|Date Of Birth:||July 16, 1921|
|Date Of Death:||April 17, 2011|
|Service Date:||3:00 p.m. Wednesday
Allen Funeral Home
Elizabeth M. Greene , 89, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2011.
Elizabeth was born on July 16, 1921 to William and Amy L. (Douglass) Greene in Bloomington at their home on West Fourth Street, where she lived until 1994. A lifelong Bloomington resident, Elizabeth moved to Meadowwood Retirement Community in 1994. A graduate of Bloomington High School, Elizabeth attended Indiana University, where she also worked in the Chemistry Department as a secretary, beginning in 1941, for over 60 years. In 1982 she was honored for 50 years of service by a pink dogwood tree which was planted in her honor.
Elizabeth attended the Stewart Tabernacle where she also served for many years as the pianist. She later attended Fairview United Methodist Church. Elizabeth served for many years as a volunteer Pink Lady at Bloomington Hospital.
She loved dogs and roses and handwork, including sewing, knitting, crocheting, and embroidery.
Preceded in death by her parents, Elizabeth is survived by her many dear friends and her family.
A service celebrating her life will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Allen Funeral Home in Bloomington at 3:00 p.m. Burial will follow the service at Clear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., prior to the service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.allenfuneralhome.org.