FORESTVILLE - Dean L. Warner, 83, of Rt. 39, Forestville, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012, at TLC/HN-Nursing Facility, Irving, following an extended illness. He was born in the Town of Hanover on February 22, 1929, the son of the late Raymond and Edna (Dean) Warner.
Mr. Warner attended Silver Creek Central School, worked Security for the former Doyle Security, Buffalo, for 12 years and previously worked as a Truck Driver for the former Lake Shore Delivery, Jamestown and continued with the former Hall's Motor Freight, Jamestown for a total of 43 years. Mr. Warner also owned & operated a Grape Farm in the Town of Sheridan.
He was a life member of Sheridan Volunteer Fire Department, member of Sheridan Happy Seniors and Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Silver Creek. He was a past member of the former St. John Bosco RC Church, Sheridan and the Holy Name Society & St. Vincent DePaul Society.
Survivors include his wife Theresa K. (Kujawa) Warner, of Forestville, whom he married August 27, 1955, in the former St. John Bosco RC Church, Sheridan; four sons Kevin (Bonny) Warner of Forestville, Loren (Susan) Warner and Dennis (Sandy) Warner, both of Jamestown; Patrick (Denise) Warner of Hamburg and a daughter, Bonnie Ann (Ronald Palaszynski) Robertson, of LeRoy, NY. Also surviving are 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by 2 brothers, Raymond D. & Howard Warner.
Friends are welcome to call at the Riles & Woolley Funeral Home, 39 Main Street, Forestville on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m., from where Prayer Services will be held Saturday morning at 9:15 o'clock followed by a Mass of Christian Burial from Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Central Avenue, Silver Creek, at 10 o'clock, with Rev. Daniel Fiebelkorn, pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Silver Creek.
The family suggests memorial donations may be made either to the Sheridan Fire Dept., P.O. Box 122, Sheridan, NY 14135 or to Faith Community of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, 165 Central Avenue, Silver Creek, NY 14136. To post condolences go to www.rilesandwoolleyfuneralhome.com.