Published in The Capital Gazette from Jan. 18 to Jan. 27, 2019
Stanley Gunson Green
Stanley Gunson Green, age 84 a resident of Annapolis, MD
and previously a resident of Washington DC died December
Born on July 2, 1934, to Carl and Dorothy Green in Chicago
Illinois, he graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School
(1952) and Engineering School at the University of Maryland.
After college, he was commissioned in the U.S. Navy Civil
Engineer Corps and assigned duty in Hawaii. When released from active duty he returned to
the Washington area and worked in the FAA, CIA, Postal Service, and the U.S. Army Corps
Engineers retiring from a lifelong career of public service in 1998.
He was married to Claudia Taft Green August 16, 1969, until her death on May 26, 1992.
He was an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church for 42 years. He maintained his
professional engineering license into his 80's working on everything from hydroelectric dams
to foundation walls for his neighbors in Loch Haven. He enjoyed sailing, spending time with
friends and family, wine and telling stories. He traveled East as far as Iran and West as far as
He is survived by his son Steven Green, daughter in law Christy Green, and grandson
A memorial service will be held February 3, 2019, at 2:00 pm in Friendship Hall at Ginger
Cove, 4000 River Crescent Drive, Annapolis, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Trinity United Methodist
Church, 1300 West Street, Annapolis, MD 21401.