Harlan R. Greene

September 16, 1926 ~ January 22, 2019 (age 92)
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Memorial services for Harlan Greene of Warroad, MN will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, May 4th at Helgeson Funeral Home in Warroad.  Interment will be at the Riverside Cemetery with Military Honors by the Warroad American Legion.  Harlan passed away January 22, 2019 at the LifeCare Roseau Manor at the age of 92. Online guest book at:

Harlan Robert Greene was born in Northwood, North Dakota to William and Cora (Hove) Greene on September 16, 1926. He moved to Minnesota in 1930 and the family homesteaded at Penturen until 1936 when they moved to Warroad.


Harlan joined the Navy in 1944 and served until 1946 and returned to Warroad. In 1948 he moved to Los Angeles, CA and worked in the car business for over 50 years. He retired in 2006 and returned to Warroad to live. Harlan enjoyed playing cards, going to the casino and visiting with family and friends.


Harlan is survived by his sons, Robert (Karen), Phoenix, AZ and Clint, Palm Springs, CA; sister, Sandra Ploof, Warroad, MN; brothers, Roger Greene, Warroad, MN, Robert (Dorothy) Orange, CA; sisters-in-law, Judy and Gail; many nieces and nephews.


He is preceded in death by his wife, Marilyn; parents, William and Cora; brothers, William, James, Curtis, Graydon; sisters, Cora, Joanne, Carol; sisters-in-law, Gladys and Lois Greene; brothers-in-law, Jim Ploof and Bruce Edwards.



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