Jean Warren

Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Jean L. Warren, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Oct. 15, 2005, at her home.

She was born Nov. 9, 1924, in Beaver Falls, Pa., daughter of David and Clara Richards Powell. She and Willard Warren were married June 13, 1947, in Piggott, Ark. He died June 7, 1999.

Warren was a member of Hobbs Chapel United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau, American Legion Post 133 and VFW Post 4282 in Perryville, Mo., and a volunteer at the Senior Center in Jackson.

She served in the Women's Air Corps from May 1945 to August 1947.

Survivors include two daughters, Clara Engelmann of Cape Girardeau, Gloria Dew of San Antonio, Texas; two sons, Michael Warren of Perryville, Mo., Kenneth Warren of Los Angeles, Calif.; a sister, Joy Vogel of New Brighton, Pa.; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a brother and a grandchild.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. today at Hobbs Chapel, with the Rev. Janet Hopkins officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery at Crosstown, Mo., with graveside rites by Missouri Military Honors Team.

Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.