Obituaries

top banner

Obituary Listings

Jeffrey "Jeff" John Green

June 10, 1957 June 16, 2018
Jeffrey "Jeff" John Green
There are condolences waiting approval on Jeffrey "Jeff"'s Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Jeffrey "Jeff"

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Jeffrey "Jeff" John Green

Peoria- Jeffrey John “Jeff” Green, age 61, of Peoria, passed away June 16, 2018 at Lakeside Health in Bowmanville, Canada.

Born June 10, 1957 in Monmouth, IL., he was a son to Ramon J. and Beverly J. (Westermeyer) Green. On September 3, 1988, he married the love of his life, Pamela Rosnett in Danville, IL.

Jeff attended Immaculate Conception Grade School in Monmouth, graduated from Monmouth High School, and went on to obtain his Bachelor Degree in Business from Northwood University in Michigan. He was also a graduate of NADA Dealer Academy in Washington, DC.

He was the owner of Green Chevrolet Danville, IL., 1981-1998. Jeff was President and Owner of Green Chevrolet and Green Ford in Peoria, 1998-present. Jeff was a member of United Way, Angels Investment Group, a Paul Harris Fellow with Rotary International, and served on the committee for St. Jude Midwest Affiliate Gala. He was also a member of the Chevrolet Dealer Council, Illinois Auto Dealers Association, and the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet.

Jeff was instrumental in the early success of the Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute, a not for profit hemophilia treatment center.  He and his wife Pam have been generous benefactors of the center and its programs to help the bleeding disorders community since its establishment and was recently
honored for starting the Peoria Office.

Jeff was an accomplished race car driver winning multiple championships and awards. He began instructions to obtain a pilot license when he was 15, and later added a helicopter pilot certificate. Jeff was active with CrossFit of North Peoria and was a founding member of Tee it Up for the Troops.

Survivors include his wife, Pamela of Peoria; two beloved children; Madison Green and Drake Green of Peoria; father, Ramon J. Green of Peoria, two sisters: Gail Green of Peoria and Jill A. Green of Bettendorf, IA; one brother Todd C. (Christine) Green of Springfield; sister-in-law Patty (Stan) Evans of Danville; mother-in-law Verna Jean Rosnett of Danville; 10 nieces and nephews; 10 great-nieces and nephews.

Jeff was preceded in death by his mother, Beverly Green and father-in-law, John Rosnett.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 between the hours of 3:00 PM till 7:00 PM at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Peoria Heights. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10:00 AM at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church with an additional visitation being held one hour prior to mass. Msgr. Jason Gray, Msgr. Paul Showalter, and Father Donald Henderson will officiate and burial will follow in Historic Springdale Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Jeff’s memory may be made to the Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute, BCDI, 9128 N Lindbergh Dr. Peoria, IL  61615.

Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences by logging onto www.wrightandsalmon.com.

Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

22

Jun

3:00 PM 6/22/2018 3:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 6/22/2018 7:00:00 PM
St. Thomas Catholic Church

904 E Lake Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

St. Thomas Catholic Church
904 E Lake Ave Peoria Heights 61616 IL
United States

Visitation

Saturday

23

Jun

9:00 AM 6/23/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 6/23/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Thomas Catholic Church

904 E Lake Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

St. Thomas Catholic Church
904 E Lake Ave Peoria Heights 61616 IL
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

23

Jun

10:00 AM 6/23/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Thomas Catholic Church

904 E Lake Ave
Peoria Heights, IL 61616

St. Thomas Catholic Church
904 E Lake Ave Peoria Heights 61616 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Springdale Cemetery Final Resting Place

3014 N Prospect Rd
Peoria, IL 61603

3014 N Prospect Rd Peoria 61603 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute

9128 N Lindbergh Dr.
Peoria, IL 61615
Albums

Create new album
1 File
Tribute Video
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...