Charles Daniel Green, 59
Vice President of Mortgage Banking
June 7, 1959-June 29, 2018
Charles Daniel “Chas” Green, of Indianapolis, died at 12:01 a.m., Friday, June 29th, 2018, at the St. Vincent Hospice Center of Indianapolis, surrounded by his family.
He was born June 7, 1959, in Wabash, Indiana, to MaryLou (Thrasher) and Elmer Green.
Chas was a graduate of Wabash High School, Class of 77’ and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University in Political Science. He married the love of his life, Lynne Hettmansperger, on May 1st, 1992 at the First United Methodist Church of Wabash, she survives. Upon graduating from BSU, Chas began his career in banking in North Manchester at Indiana Lawrence Bank. Chas remained in the banking field for the duration of his professional career, culminating in the role of Vice President of Mortgage Banking at North Salem State Bank in Danville, Indiana.
Chas was a strong and active member of the Danville Rotary Club since 2010 and served as President for the 2015-16 year. Possessed with a true passion for history, he gave of his time connecting with survivors of the USS Indianapolis and served on their Board of Directors. He served with the Honor Flight organization and was honored to be a Guardian on September 5th, 2015. As a member with the USTA, Chas also played tennis competitively for over 30 years. A true gentleman and a man of integrity, describes Chas well. He loved Lynne with all his heart and loved his family deeply. He was devoted to his friends, was passionate about playing his guitar and harmonica, always appreciated a good cigar, loyally supported his beloved Chicago White Sox and Blackhawks, loved politics and history, was an avid race fanatic, enjoyed sunshine on the beach, and loved bubbles. Humor and a passion defined his life and he lived it well.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lynne, of 26 years; his daughter, Jennifer (Don) Hilton, Noblesville; his furry children, Grady Martin and Arlo Jack, Indianapolis, mother-in-law, Jo Ann Hettmansperger, Indianapolis, and sister-n-law, Nancy (Steve) Stewart, Marco Island, Florida.; siblings, Dennis (Deborah) Green, Placentia, California, Barbara (Rick) Gossett, Grandville, Michigan, and Lauri (Dean) Gunderman, Wabash; nieces and nephews, Michael Green and Stephen Green, California, Christian Gossett, Emily (Aaron) Ungst, and Marcel Gossett, Michigan, Dylan and Nicole Gunderman, of Wabash.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and MaryLou Green of Wabash and his father-in-law, Buddy Hettmansperger of Wabash, and brother-in-law, Dean Hettmansperger, all of Wabash..
A celebration of Chas’ life will be scheduled at a later date.
Preferred memorials to the Rotary Club of Danville, Indiana.