Warren E "Warnie"
Warren E. Jones, "Warnie", age 89, of Sylvania passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Toledo, Ohio in 1924 to Cybil (Wright) and Elmer W. Jones. He was a veteran of the US Army
. Warren married Ruth M. Burch, January 26, 1946, enjoying 66 years together until her death in July 2012. Also preceding him in death were his parents, three sisters and three brothers. He worked for Toledo Concrete Pipe as an inspector retiring in 1984. Warren and Ruth loved spending time at Mudd Lake, Michigan with their family and friends. Warren was an excellent fisherman known for his fish fries and generously sharing his catch. Warren never told a "fish story" that was not true.
He is survived by his children, Warren (Kathy) Jones, Sue Stackhouse, Gerry (Frances) Jones, Harold (Suzanne) Jones, Diane (Tom) Triplett, Joyce (Roy) Fronek, and 15 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren and one on the way. He also left behind his loving canine companion, Abby.
Friends may call at the Reeb Funeral Home, 5712 N. Main St., Sylvania, on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. where funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Entombment with military honors at Toledo Memorial Park will follow.
The family suggests contributions to the Disabled American Veterans, 2802 Airport Highway, Toledo, Ohio 43609. Online condolences may be offered to Warren's family at reebfuneralhome.com