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Walter “Whitey” Warren Jr.

Walter “Whitey” Warren Jr., 90, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, in Franklin. He was a resident of Greenwood.

Whitey was born on June 2, 1922, in Thorntown to Walter A. Sr. and Amy R. Warren.

He was an U.S. Army veteran, serving in World War II.

He retired from Delco-Remy after 25 years of employment and worked for the Daily Journal as a newspaper carrier.

Whitey enjoyed camping, traveling, fishing, hunting and bowling. He loved spending time with his family and watching “The Price Is Right” on TV and western movies.

Survivors include his wife of

45 years, Ann Warren of Greenwood; five children, Michael (Gracie) Boston, Mindy (Paul) Elmes, Carl Olney, Ginger Hubbard and Christopher Warren; a brother, Bob (Jane) Warren; 13 grandchildren, Nina, Tina, Nichole, Andy, Nate (Kailani), Brian (Shannon), Gabe (Stacy), Melinda, Jeanette, Destinee, Alisha, Dustin and Amber; 20 great-grandchildren, Daniel, Gwen, Vanessa, Becca, Hunter, Jackson, Lauren, Nate Jr., Arik, Lily, Clay, Hayleigh, Hunter, Alyssa, Eli, Jesse, Billy, Brooklyn, Athena and Braunsen; 11 nieces, Geraldine, Connie, Brenda, Pamela, Susan, Kari, Kimberly, April, Sharon, Micki and Amy; and two nephews, Scott and Jon.

He was preceded death by his parents; a brother, Richard Warren; a sister, Juanita McKee; a grandson; and three nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North. Friends and family may call from 3 to 6 p.m. today and from noon until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.

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