Creston News Advertiser
Creston, Union County, Iowa
Friday, September 27, 2006
OBITUARY - ROY WARNER
Roy WARNER, 94, of Mount Ayr died January 24, 2006, at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 27, at Wilson-Watson and Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe St., Mount Ayr.
The Rev. Edward SHIELDS will officiate the service. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Open visitation will be 2 to 8
p.m. today at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Central Iowa.
Mr. WARNER, son of Lizzie Jane (ROUSH) and C. M. WARNER, was born July 6, 1911, in Ringgold County. He married Ruby PRATT,
then on December 16, 1978, he married Anna L. HILLENBRAN. He worked for Iowa Department of Transportation and was a school bus
driver and farmer. He was a member of the Baptist/Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Anna WARNER of Mount Ayr; four children, Linda FREEMAN of Creston, Cheryl (husband Marvin)
PRICE and Gary (wife Tara) KALAR, all of Burlington, and Gerold (wife Jean) WILLEY of Mount Ayr; sister Lucille MERCER of
Shell Knob, Mo.; sister-in-law Shirley WARNER of California; grandchildren, Terry (wife Shelby) FREEMAN, Deb TYER, Becky
(husband Phil) COX, Megan KALAR, Tracy (husband Steve) HUFF, Tricia KAUTZ (friend Bill), Kim (husband Bob) WEEHLER and
Stephanie (husband Paul) FELL; 20 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife and two children, Billy and Delores PRATT.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, February of 2009
Mount Ayr Record-News
Mount Ayr,Ringgold County, Iowa
Thursday, February 2, 2006
OBITUARY - ROY VERN WARNER
Roy Vern WARNER, son of Charles William and Lizzie Jane (ROACH) WARNER, was born July 6, 1911 at Lenox,
Iowa, and departed this life January 24, 2006 at the Clearview Home in Mount Ayr, Iowa.
work at an early age and continued this for the rest of his life. Whether it was farming, driving the school
bus and for the most part working for the Iowa Department of Transportation, Roy didn't have much time
for pastimes as he had the need to be working at something.
Roy and Ruby PRATT were maried and after Ruby's
death, he and Anna KALAR were united in marriage on December 16, 1978. They continued to make their home in
Mount Ayr. Roy
was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Mount Ayr.
Preceding Roy in death were his parents; wife, Ruby;
children, Billy and Delores PRATT; sisters, Lorene and her husband, Clyde BRENIZER, Doris and her husband,
Elmer THOMAS, Ruby and her husband, Dennie McCOY and Lola WEBB, and brothers, Don and Harold WARNER.
Left to mourn Roy's passing are his wife, Anna of Mount Ayr, Iowa; children, Linda FREEMAN of Creston, Iowa,
Cheryl (Marvin) PRICE of Burlington, IA, Gary (Tara) KALAR of Burlington, Iowa, and Gerald (Jean) WILLEY of
Mount Ayr, Iowa; sister, Lucille (Darrell) MERCER of Shell Knob, Missouri; sister-in-law, Shirley WARNER of
California; brother-in-law, Richard WEBB of Villisca, Iowa; grandchildren, Terry (Shelby) FREEMAN, Deb TYER,
Becky (Phil) COX, Megan KALAR, Tracy (Steve) HUFF, Tricia KAUTZ (friend Bill), Kim (Bob) WEEHLER, and
Stephanie (Paul) FELL; great-grandchildren, Jordan and Amanda TYER, Ethan FREEMAN, Kirsten and Cameron KAUTZ, Nathan
and Abigail HUFF, Dylon and Lucas SIBLEY, Allie, Gabby and Samantha COX, Brian (Caci), Lydia FELL, Danyale (John)
BOARDMAN, Summer (Billy) JONES, and Colton WEEHLER; great-great-grandchildren, Reece BOARDMAN and Ty JONES,
and other relatives and friends.
Services were conducted at Wilson-Watson & Armstrong Funeral Home in
Mount Ayr, Iowa, on Friday, January 28, at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Edward SHIELDS officiating. Musicians were
Nancy SACKETT, Mary DAVENPORT and Margaret BICKERS.
Casketbearers were Terry FREEMAN, Steve CLARK, Marvin
PRICE, Paul GLENDENNING, Bob WEEHLER, and Todd GLENDENNING.
Honorary pallbearers were Junior REYNOLDS,
Daryl HOLDEN and Gene MOTSINGER.
Roy was laid to rest at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Mount Ayr.
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2010
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