Warren C. Detwiler, Sr. age 80, of Roaring Spring, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Monday evening Jan. 21, 2019, at Hillview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born Feb. 5, 1938, in Tyrone Township, the son of the late Ralph and Harriet (Drake) Detwiler.
He married Polly Ann Neff on June 12, 1960.
He is survived by his wife; four children: Warren Detwiler Jr. “Randy,” of Roaring Spring; Terri Roy and husband, Lee, of Roaring Spring; Daniel Detwiler and wife, Deb, of Roaring Spring; and Tammy Morral and husband, Byron, of New Enterprise; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; and four siblings: Mary Ann, Robert, Ronald and Raymond.
He was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren and six siblings: Stan, Tillie, Jim, Betty, Shirley and Carlton.
Warren attended Target One Ministries, Martinsburg. He was a 1957 graduate of Tyrone High School. He retired from Hedstrom Corporation, Bedford and had then been employed as a bus driver for Carbaugh Busing. Warren enjoyed gardening, growing raspberries, serving turkey dinners for the Southern Cove Volunteer Fire Department at the Replogle Building, and working in his wood shop.
Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday in the Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Target One Ministries by Pastor Philip Waite. Interment will be made in Spring Hope Cemetery, Martinsburg. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Warren’s memory may be given to Target One Ministries, 3898 Cove Mountain Road, Martinsburg, PA 16662. (www.thompsonfh.com)