Alyce Carey Green
October 11, 1929—January 4, 2018
PLATTSMOUTH – Alyce Carey (Roberts) Green, 88, of Plattsmouth, Neb., was born Oct. 11, 1929, in Omaha, Neb., to Cary B. and Mildred (Lilley) Roberts. She passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at the Hillcrest Care Center in Bellevue, Neb.
Alyce was raised in Plattsmouth and graduated from Plattsmouth High School with the class of 1946. After high school, she attended Normal Training at Peru College over the summer and began her teaching career in a country school in Papillion. She later taught in La Platte, Cedar Creek, and finally in Plattsmouth Community Schools. Over the years, she obtained her bachelors and master’s degrees in education. She helped many people with remedial reading and GED courses throughout the years. In her retirement years, she spent hours teaching GED courses at various locations including the Cass County Jail.
Alyce was united in marriage to Wayne Green, June 6, 1948, at her grandmother’s home in Sarpy County, Neb. Together they raised a daughter, Lola. Alyce was very involved in her community both with education and with service groups.
She is survived by her daughter, Lola (Louis) Austin of Wahoo, Neb.; granddaughter, Nicole (Ed) Bell of Perkasie, Pa.; great-grandchildren, Ryan and Kailyn; siblings, Bruce (Anna) Roberts of Skidmore, Mo., Leon (Pam) Roberts of Newnan, Ga., Bob Bears of Liberty, Mo., Bettie (Wendell) Skelton of Siloam Springs, Ark., and Darwin (Carol) Bears of Macon, Mo.; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Green and sister, Doretta Roberts.
Memorial services will be Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Hosanna Lutheran Church, Plattsmouth, with Rev. Jim Spanjers and Eva Bachman officiating.
Memorials may be given to Sarpy County Historical Society, 2402 Clay Street, Bellevue, Neb. 68005 or Cass County Historical Society, 646 Main Street, Plattsmouth, Neb. 68048.
Online condolences to www.bpharveyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by Brian P. Harvey Funeral Home, Plattsmouth Neb. 402-296-4445