Arnie Green, 62, of White City, Ore., passed away on Tuesday, October 4, 2011, at his home. He was born on November 15, 1948, in Chicago, Ill., to Sam and Estelle Green.

Arnie attended the University of Illinois. He then moved to the Evans Valley area in 1983 and married Lynn (Struck) Green on June 21, 1999. He retired as the Executive Director of Community Works, Inc., and was a member of the Rotary Club of Ashland. He enjoyed reading and gardening.

Arnie is survived by his wife, Lynn Green; sisters, Sherry Schneider, of Chicago, Ill., Flora Triebwasser, of Israel, and Joyce Asper, of Israel. He is preceded in death by his father and mother.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Ashland. Officiating Reverend Constance Wilkerson. Memorial contributions can be made to the United Way of Jackson County, Inc.