Ronald “Ronnie” E. Warren Sr.

CENTRALIA — Ronald “Ronnie” E. Warren Sr., 66, of Centralia, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia.

He was born May 20, 1951, in Centralia, son of Virgil Warren and Ella (Meadows) Warren. He married Mary Brown on May 14, 1971 and she survives in Centralia.

In addition to his wife of 46 years, he is also survived by two children: Ronald Warren, Jr. of Centralia and Tracy Koch and fiancé John Marshall of Centralia; five grandchildren: Danielle Jones and Curtis of Centralia, Leslie Warren of Salem, Justin Alvey and Ericka of Centralia, Charles Alvey of Centralia, and Megan Alvey of Centralia; 11 great-grandchildren: Kysun, Petyn, Karis, Kaiya, Annastasia, Alexandra, Aubrey, Autumn, Aundrea, Aurianna, Cecelia; son-in-law: Chuck Alvey of Centralia; two brothers: Billy Hamburg and wife Pauletta of Centralia and Richard Warren of Centralia; four sisters: Sandy Owens of Centralia, Karen Schaffer and husband Larry of Sandoval, Connie Atteberry of Junction City, and Debbie Kirgan of Centralia; several nieces and nephews; special friends: Wesley Davis and Henry Rush.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers: Leroy Hamburg, James Warren, Donald Warren, and David Warren; and sister: Sherrie Warren.

Ronnie owned and operated Warren Repairs for 36 years. He enjoyed working on cars and building things. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his grandkids, great-grandkids, family and friends.

Funeral Services for Ronald E. Warren, Sr. will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 30, 2018, at 1 p.m. at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia.

Visitation will be held Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family and will be accepted at the funeral home. Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia is honored to be of service to the Warren family.

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