Established in 1875
Charles B. Warren age 88, of Mahomet passed away peacefully at his home on August 31, 2019. Funeral services will be at 12:00 p.m. Saturday September 7 at The First Baptist Church, 402 E. Elm St., Mahomet with visitation starting at 10:00. Rev. Brian Romanowski will officiate. Burial will be at the Mansfield Cemetery, Mansfield with military honors provided by American Legion Post 1015, Mahomet, active service personnel from Scott Air Force Base and the Illinois Patriot Guard.
Charles (Charlie) was born on September 17, 1930 to Dale E. and Nellie Furnish Warren. After High School, Charlie entered the United States Airforce and served his country for over 20 years. He married June E. Johnson on June 16, 1951. Upon retirement from the Air Force, Charlie became manager of the Boys Club Camp in Holiday, Texas. He returned to Mahomet and worked as a bus mechanic and driver for the Mahomet/Seymour School District.
He is preceded in death by his parents Dale E. Warren and Nellie Furnish Warren and his brother, Vincent Warren. He is survived by his wife, June, his sister, Betty Bohlen, 4 children, Joan E. Gore (Henry) of Wichita Falls, Texas, Dale J. Warren (Pamela) of Paris, Illinois, Gale J. Thomas (Tim) of Mansfield, Illinois, and Christopher C. Warren (Jill) of Bartonville, Illinois, 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
He was a member of the American Legion Post # 1015, Mahomet and The First Baptist Church in Mahomet. Memorial contributions may be made to The First Baptist Church, Mahomet or the American Legion Post 1015, Mahomet. Condolences may be offered at www.renner-wikoffchapel.com