Catherine Greene, 89, Sparta

Catherine Ann Greene, 89, of Sparta, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Rolling Hills Rehab-Special Care in Sparta.

Catherine was born April 12, 1928, in Wisconsin Rapids, to John Edward and Viola Rose (Gamma) Stoker. She married Robert Greene April 4, 1952, in Iowa. She worked as a realtor in Florida and was very good at it. She was a member of the million dollar club and earned several awards.

Catherine enjoyed traveling in her RV with her dog, Suki, gardening, and spending time with her friends and family.

Memorials may be directed in Catherine’s memory to the American Heart Association.

She is survived by her daughter, Diane Lynn Spores of Sparta, son, Steven John Greene of The Villages, Florida; grandchildren, Angela Spores of Crystal, Minnesota and Nicole (Matthew) True of Sparta; great-grandchildren, Kenny Clark of Sparta, Cody (Tammy) True of Cincinnati Ohio, Kiefer Spores of Crystal, Minnesota, Dakota True of Sparta, Dustin True of Sparta and Grace True of Sparta; nieces; nephews; other relatives; and friends.

Catherine was preceded in death by parents, John and Viola Stoker; husband, Robert Greene; sister, Rosemary Klinker; son-in-law, Jerald Spores; and two nephews.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec 27, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Sparta. Father Keith Kitzhaber will officiate. Interment will be at the Dellwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit for online condolences and further information.