John A.'s Story
John A. "Buss" Warner, age 90, of Geneva, passed away December 31, 2017, at home, surrounded by family. He was born July 1, 1927, in Booth, WV, to Lucy Virginia (Smith) and Phillip S. Warner. John married June D. Montgomery in Weston, WV, on September 11, 1945.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. John worked as a crane operator for Chase Brass & Copper, retiring in 1979 after 31 ½ years of service. He loved camping, fishing, cowboy movies, gambling and his dog Suzy.
John is survived by children, John L. Warner (Linda) of Lemon Cove, CA, Kanda J. Beseda (Ken) of Honea Path, SC, Sandra L. VanKula of Ashtabula, Timothy S. Warner (Pat) of Geneva, Matt S. Warner of Jefferson, OH, Brenda L. Bernard (John) of Saybrook, OH, and Lucy E. Ames (Ricky) of Geneva; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
John was preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, June in 2013; son Daniel Booney Warner; grandsons, Jason and Ronald Warner; all of his brothers and sisters; and his parents.
Friends will be received Friday, January 5, 2018, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.at the Behm Family Funeral Home, 175 S. Broadway, Geneva, OH, 44041. A funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Final resting place will be Evergreen Cemetery in Geneva. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110.
Online obituary and guestbook at www.behmfuneral.com
A visitation will be held from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM on 2018-01-05 at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 175 South Broadway, Geneva, OH, United States.
A funeral service will be held from 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM on 2018-01-05 at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 175 South Broadway, Geneva, OH, United States.
Published on January 2, 2018