STEWARTSTOWN William Daniel Warrington, Sr. beloved husband of Jane R. Warrington, father of Paulette Sabrina (Bina) Warrington-Holmes, William Daniel (Billy) Warrington, Jr. and the late Lee Anthony Warrington, grandfather of Brent Alexander Warrington and Breanna Alexandra Holmes, great-grandfather of Shane Alexander Warrington, father-in law to Timothy David Holmes and Amber Lynn Warrington, son of the late Margaret Diehlman Warrington and James Kenneth Warrington Sr., brother of James Kenneth (Champ) Warrington, Mary Eleanor Doughtery, Timothy Brian Warrington, Michael Joseph Warrington and the late Emily Elizabeth Daughtery and Jenny Lynn Lentz, and brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many, passed from this world on April 23, 2014 resting peacefully now with all those that left us before him. He will be fondly remembered by all as an avid joke teller his goal to make us laugh in the toughest of times and woodcrafter working in his 'wood shop' hours on end crafting items for his beloved family members. His love of country is proven over and over by his 25 years of service in the military forces; a Marine ALWAYS serving several tours overseas to include three tours in Vietnam with his enlistment ending as a Warrant Officer II in the U.S. Army where he served as the Training Officer, receiving the Meritorious Service Medal in March, 1993. This was the second time he received the Meritorious Service Medal, having previously received it while a Marine in July, 1986. During his career he earned numerous medals and campaign ribbons. He was most proud of his Expert Marksmanship Badge in both rifle and pistol. He was the embodiment of the Marine Corps motto "Semper Fi." His main goal in life always being FAMILY FIRST!!!! A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church 315 N. Constitution Ave, New Freedom, PA. Interment will be in Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium, Md. In lieu of memorial flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Foundation or to a local children's
. J.J. Hartenstein Mortuary, Inc. of New Freedom is assisting the family with arrangements.
JJ Hartenstein Mortuary Inc.
24 N. Second St New Freedom, PA 17349
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Apr. 27, 2014