Delbert Garold ‘Gary’ Warren |

Delbert Garold ‘Gary’ Warren

Delbert Garold “Gary” Warren, 80, of Rifle passed away May 3, 2013, in Yuma, AZ, with his children at his side.

Gary was born Nov. 26, 1932, in Lewiston, Idaho, to George B. and Annie (Smith) Warren. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the Korean War. He married Sharon Lee Hasselbush on Jan. 2, 1965, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Gary was a member of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local #145 and the U.A. for 39 years. He was a retired RCA Cowboy (before it became the PRCA). An avid outdoorsman, Gary enjoyed golf, fishing, telling a good story and spending time with family and friends. He belonged to the Moose Lodge, and was a past member of the VFW.

Gary was preceded in death by his wife; two brothers; four sisters; and one granddaughter.

He leaves behind his sons, Allen Warren , Ben Warren, both of Lewiston, Idaho, and Carl Warren of Rifle, Colorado; daughters, Dianna VanHemert of Kernersville, North Carolina, Konni Kennedy of Gig Harbor, Washington, and Gari Lee Ludwick of Windsor, Colorado; grandchildren, Garrett, Hanna, Lyndsey, Ashely, Andrya, Chad, and Brandon; thirteen great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and numerous friends.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, June 29, at 11:30 a.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery in Rifle. A Memorial Service will follow at 12:30 p.m. at the Silt Community Center, (480 Grand Avenue).

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