Charles W. Warner Sr. (1934-2010)
Charles W. "Chuck" Warner Sr., 76, North Manchester, IN died at 9:25 p.m. Monday, March 8, 2010 in his residence. He was born January 16, 1934 in Boston, MA to Willard C. & Catherine C. (Sullivan) Warner.
He graduated from High School of Commerce, Boston, MA and Northeastern University, Boston, MA. He served in the US Air Force in Korea. On November 13, 1955 he married Catherine "Betty" Kahlenbeck.
He was a purchasing manager for Corning Glass and Honeywell Corp. both in Massachusetts and General Tire, Wabash, IN. Later he was president of Yards-of-Fun at North Manchester, IN and recently was manager of Fellowship Apartments, North Manchester, IN. He was a member of St. Robert's Catholic Church, North Manchester, IN. He was a also a member of the Moose Lodge, Eagles Lodge and American Legion Post #286 all of North Manchester, IN.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Warner, North Manchester, IN; one son, Charles W. (Kellie) Warner Jr., Warsaw, IN; three daughters, Deborah (Timothy) Willis, Westville, IN, Cindy (Mark) Hobbs, North Manchester, IN and Cathy (Rick) Price, North Manchester, IN; one brother, James Warner, Holbrook, MA; four sisters, Ruth Horgan, Boston, MA, Catherine Levy, Burlington, MA, Ann Marie Maniscolco, Medford, MA and Teresa Craven, New Jersey; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Three brothers and one sister are deceased.
Friends and family may call Sunday, March 14, 2010 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at McKee Mortuary, 1401 State Road 114 W, North Manchester, IN. Private graveside services will be held at Fairview Cemetery, Servia, Indiana. Father Thomas Kodakassery will officiate. For those who wish to honor the memory of Charles W. Warner Sr., memorial contributions may be made to Wabash County Cancer Society, PO Box 144, North Manchester, IN 46962.