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“I was saddened to just find out that Dottie passed away. After losing touch with the Green family for over 26 years, I finally tracked down...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Cherylann Morizzo- Robles - FL

“Easter Sunday mass at Emmanuel Catholic Church in Delray Beach Fl. At 6 a.m. is being said for Dorothea Green. Please come and join us or honor Her...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Geoff,Jonny,Doug I'm sorry to here of your mothers passing,may she Rest In Peace Take care.Mark and Paul Santorsola ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Mark Santorsola - Dracut, MA

“Thank you for sharing your mother with us in sunny south Florida. Remembering so many great times with her and of course her love of all things...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Mark Salazar - West Palm, FL

“RIP Dottie, condolences to Brothers Geoff, Jon and Doug. Paul DiPietro ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“The Gately Family and Staff wish to express our sincere sympathy to you. It is our hope that we may be able to make a difficult time more bearable....Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: John W Gately, John H. Gately & Fred Sprague - MA


Dorothea (Mitchell) Green passed away at the Arbors Assisted Living in Stoneham on March 27, 2019. She was 89 years of age. Mrs. Green was born in Boston, raised in South Boston and graduated from South Boston High School. She was a dedicated and loving mother and homemaker and also worked as a bookkeeper at her husband's business, Middlesex Steel in Melrose for over 12 years. Dorothea had a passion for life with love of dancing, traveling, spending time with family and enjoying seafood feasts, especially lobster. Mrs. Green had a quick wit, an infectious smile and will be missed for her kind & compassionate spirit. Dorothea was the beloved mother of Geoffrey A. Green of Melrose, Jonathan L. Green of VT, Douglas H. Green of CT and Georgiana D. Green of CA. Loving sister of Elaine Katz of Bedford. Cherished grandmother of Alexander, Ethan, Conan, Keenan, Kady and Skylar. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Visitation will be held at Gately Funeral Home, 79 W. Foster St. Melrose on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 5:00-8:00PM. Funeral procession from Gately Funeral Home on Saturday morning, March 30th at 8:00AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Church, 9 Herbert St. Melrose at 9:00AM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. Interment at St. Joseph Cemetery in West Roxbury will be private.