Mr. Shawn Lee Green, age 47, of Lafayette, Indiana, formerly of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on September 23, 1973 in Madison, Indiana. He was the son of, Richard Lee “Rick” Green, whom preceded him in death and Ronda Louise (Harsin) Spicer. He was raised in Switzerland County, Indiana and attended the Switzerland County High School. Shawn was united in marriage on July 15, 2000 in Vevay, Indiana to Michelle Springer. This happy blended family was blessed with two sons, Blake and Nicholas. In his early years, Shawn was employed for Belterra Casino & Resort and the Cincinnati Airport. He later worked with his dad for Green Construction in Switzerland County for several years. He later moved to Lafayette, Indiana where he was employed for Lighthouse Recovery for one year. Shawn was currently employed for Mint City Utilities in Lafayette, Indiana. He was a member of the Switzerland County YMCA and the Sons of the Vevay American Legion Post #185. Shawn attended the Mt. Sterling Baptist Church in Mt. Sterling, Indiana. Shawn will be remembered for his love of fishing, playing guitar, boating, singing, swimming and hanging out with his friends. Shawn passed away on Tuesday September 7, 2021, at his residence in Lafayette, Indiana.
Shawn will be missed by his sons, Blake Lee Green of Bloomington, IN and Nicholas Smallwood of Greensburg, IN; his mother, Ronda Louise (Harsin) Spicer of Commiskey, IN and his aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Lee “Rick” Green; his step-mother, Donna Mae (Arthur) Green; his step-father, Jerry Lee Spicer; his paternal grandparents, Arthur “Buddy” and Olive Frances Green; his maternal-grandparents, Shirley and Juanita Harsin and his paternal-great-grandparents, Glen H. and Opal D. (Lee) Baatz.
Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street, Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 14, 2021, by Rev. Mike Jones, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street, Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mr. Shawn Lee Green Memorial Fund c/o Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com