BRADFORD - Harold David Warner, 85, of Bradford, passed away Tuesday in the same house where he was born.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 65 years, Myrna Lou (Bader) Warner. Also surviving are his children, Julia (Glen) Vickery of Covington, David (Marge) Warner of Greenville, Emily Warner and Mike Moutoux of Silver City, N.M., and Daniel (DeeDee) of Bradford.
His daughter Marianne Bettag and her husband Gene both preceded him in death. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Emma (Davis) Warner. Also his brothers Clarence Warner, Robert Warner and Russell Warner.
His surviving sisters are Velma (John, deceased) Rodefer and Irene (Hubert) Thompson, both of Greenville.
His life is celebrated by his grandchildren, Laura (Dan) Mansfield, Sarah (Jamal) Oulkhir, Taff Vickery, Megan Bettag, David (Lindsey) Bettag, Eric Warner, Becky Warner, Katy (Pat) Dardis, Lindsey (Michael) Turner, Rachel Warner and Frank Struna. His is survived by six great-grandchildren with two more on the way. He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews.
Mr. Warner was a life long farmer in Miami County and later in Wilcox, Ariz.
He established Warner Seeds that is now operated by his sons.
He also operated a service station in Covington.
He was a 1945 graduate of Newton Local School in Pleasant Hill.
A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Friday, May 3, at the Jackson Sarver Funeral Home, 10 S. High St., Covington.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to the State of the Heart Hospice, Greenville.