James A. Warren
James A. Warren, 75, of Cranberry Township, formerly of Butler, joined his Lord and Saviour on Friday.
He was the beloved husband for 53 years of Joanne (Schaly) Warren; loving father of Kathy (Dave) Moser, Linda (Mark) White, Marcie (Bob) Brazer; proud grandfather of Scott, Kelly (Ryan McCullough), Brian and Kevin White, Lisa, Michelle and Megan Moser, and Allison, Tyler and Adam Brazer; great-grandfather of Molly McCullough, and brother of Janet (Bill) Hall.
Jim was a professional electrical engineer with certifications as a manufacturing engineer, a fellow in production and inventory management and a certified fire investigator. He filed patent applications regarding protection circuits and has had numerous papers published.
Jim graduated from Lincoln High School in Ellwood City in 1956, then went on to earn his bachelor's of science in electrical engineering from Penn State University
and his master's of science in electrical engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Jim worked for numerous companies and also started his own engineering consulting and computer software businesses. As active and accomplished as Jim was professionally, Jim's primary focus in life was on God and family. Jim was an active member of the St. Ferdinand Church, a strong advocate for life and possessed and lived a faith-filled life. Jim with his wife, Joanne, conducted pre-marriage classes for 25 years for the Butler County Deanery. Jim's focus on his family was best observed through his loving relationship with his wife and his close interaction with his children and grandchildren.
WARREN - The family and friends of James A. Warren, who passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, 2678 Rochester Road, Cranberry Township. A Mass of Christian burial will take place at the St. Ferdinand Church, Cranberry Township, at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Interment will follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery, Ellwood City.
Donations can be made in Jim's name to the St. Ferdinand's building campaign.