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Dennis Warren, 53, of Gilboa, died at 10:12 p .m. Jan. 16, 2012, at Bridge Hospice, Findlay. He was born In Lima, Ohio, on Sept. 10, 1958, to the late Donald and Joyce (Ewing) Warren.
He graduated from Pandora-Gilboa High School in 1976 and married Jane (Hermiller) Warren in 1979 in Bluffton. He is survived by three children; Lisa (Joshua) Mann of Mentor Ohio, Kari (Kyle) Weisenburger of Findlay, and Andrew Warren of Gilboa, four grandchildren; Jonas, Jaymeson, and Jakoby Mann, and Karlee Weisenburger, and two brothers; Donald Warren of Bismarck, N.D. and David Warren of Shelby.
Mr. Warren was employed by the Pandora Grain and Supplyfor the past 25 years. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bluffton, where he had served as a parish council member and a lay distributor.
He previously served as president of the Pandora-Gilboa athletic boosters where he started the reverse raffle and also served as the vice president of the Pandora-Gilboa school board when the new school was constructed.
A memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bluffton. Rev. John Stites will officiate. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services Bluffton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.