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March 14, 1956 ~ September 6, 2023 (age 67) 67 Years Old
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On the evening of September 6, 2023 Denise Green, (A.K.A. Helen) passed peacefully surrounded by family at the Bear Lake Skilled Nursing Facility.
Denise was born to Hervin and Shirley Hemmert on March 14,1956. She grew up in the Bear Lake Valley and graduated from Bear Lake High School. She continued her education and graduated with her associates degree from Salt Lake Community Business College. After graduating She settled in Bear Lake with Art Green. Together they had five children. Tawnya, Krista, Derrick, Devin, and Jesse. They were married for 25 years and continued their friendship up to Denise's passing.
As a young girl she had a love for reading and learning. Throughout her school years she got straight A's. She was a typical farm girl but her favorite job was mowing hay. Her senior year in high school she entered the Bear Lake Beauty Pageant and won Miss Congeniality.
Throughout her prime years she had multiple career opportunities that she excelled in. They led her to being a secretary for home health, a realtor, professional canvas sewing, and her greatest accomplishment was sales. Friends said "She could sell ice to a Eskimo."
One of her favorite past times was singing. She had a beautiful voice and could harmonize skillfully. She sang at churches, weddings, celebrations, and funerals.
Denise had a long term relationship with Jim Hooker and resided in Preston. They enjoyed meeting new people and making friends while traveling in their road trip adventures. In her free time she enjoyed crocheting, quilting, solving crossword and sudoko. There were many times Denise and her sisters would put a 1000 piece puzzle together in one day.
The family legacy of the Bear Lake Hot Springs was a big part of her entire life. Many summers she spent teaching swimming lessons, working the campground, kitchen, and helping customers. There were many memories with family and friends while camping & sitting around a campfire.
Denise was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. The last couple of years she spent preparing to attend the temple to receive her own ordiance.
Denise loved her kids, grandkids, and family. She will be greatly missed.
Denise is survived by her
5 children: Tawnya Green Filiatrault, Krista Green (Gary), Derrick Green (Celeste), Devin Morgan, Jesse Green.
9 grandkids: Trayson Green, Ryley Green, Zack Adams, David Filiatrault, McKinley Wells, McKartie Green, Josh Green, Pyper Green, Walker Green