SURFSIDE BEACH | Robert Henry Warburton Sr., 73, of Oceanside Village died Wednesday, June 21, 2006 at his home.
Born Jan. 9, 1933 in Fall River, Mass., he was the son of the late Henry and Eva Bernier Warburton. He was a graduate of Bradley University.
Mr. Warburton was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving in the Korean Conflict. He was a retired accountant and has been a resident of the area since 1999.
Mr. Warburton was a member of the American Legion in Murrells Inlet and a member of St. Michael Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by a son, James.
Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Jeannine Warburton; sons, Robert H. Warburton II of Holliston, Mass., Gary S. Warburton of Uxbridge, Mass. and Craig M. Warburton of Milford, Mass.; daughters, Lisa Warburton and Susan Maffia, both of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; ten grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a sister, Joyce Patenaude of Surfside Beach.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2006 at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel with a prayer service beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, June 24, 2006 at St. Michael Catholic Church.
Sign a guest book at www. goldfinchfuneralhome.com or at MyrtleBeachOnline.com.
Memorials may be made to St. Michael Catholic Church, Building Fund, 542 Cypress Ave., Garden City Beach, SC 29576 or the American Heart Association Memorials Center, PO Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.
Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
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Published by The Sun News on Jun. 22, 2006.