Vera M. Green


Vera M. Green was born February 20, 1935 to the parents of Charles and Lulla Green in Columbus, Ohio. Vera passed away on December 31, 2019 at the age 84 at Grant Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

Vera attended Friendship Missionary Baptist Church at a very early age. Vera attended Central High School in Columbus, Ohio. She worked at various Nursing Homes caring for people, and she retired from Children’s Hospital. Her 1st Important Job was B-I-N-G-O. She will say “I’m going to work. I might or might not get paid”!!!

Vera enjoyed watching Family Feud and America Say all day and night. She loved her family very much.

Vera was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Lulla Green; brothers, William and Charles Jr. Green; and sisters, Mary, Geraldine (Larry Smith), and Ora (Donald) Travis.

Vera leaves to cherish her memories to her daughter, Rosie Dickerson of Columbus, Oho; sisters, Lulla (John ) Zellner, Betty of Kansa City, and Juanita and Minnie (Frank) Cunningham of Columbus, Ohio; brothers, James Green and Mu; grandchildren, Kenya, RaShawn, Jeannine, Katrina, Ophelia, Kenya, Andre, Kesha and Tia; great grandchildren, Savaugha, Rashawn, Jada, Rashaid, Marshawn, Taylor, Ra’Onna, and Jamari; great-great grandchildren, Journey, Jay-Vaugh and Jaishaun; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Visitation 12:00 PM and Funeral Service 1:00 PM Thursday, January 9, 2020 at MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST 5456 E. Livingston Ave.

Interment at Eastlawn Cemetery.

Condolence Messages

  1. Roberta L Blackwell

    Rosie and Jean you have my deepest condolences

  2. May God comfort Ms. Green family During this time of great loss. There is a sense of helplessness when someone we love dies. Many wonder how one gets through this time. Take time to reflect on the good times you shared with your love ones. Prayer is extremely valuable. With caring thoughts.

  3. Rosie and Family..
    Please accept my HEARTFELT SYMPATHY in the passing of your DEAR MOTHER
    Your CSU Classmate,

    • John H. McClendon III

      To Rosie and the Green Family,
      It is with great sadness that I offer my condolences in your hour of bereavement. Maude was always a shining light of joy and happiness and supportive of all our family endeavors. Her legacy of kindness and compassion while surely missed, will undoubtedly continue as you and all the family come together in cherishing the bond of love. I love you dearly cuz and may the heaviness of your heart become lighter through the fond memories of your Mother and her ever present laughter.
      Your Cousin John and the McClendon Family

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