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July 16, 2013

Warren Elmer Boney, 84, Hartleton

HARTLETON — Warren Elmer Boney, 84, of 123 Main St., passed away suddenly and unexpectedly at 1:30 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2013, at his residence.

He was born July 1, 1929, in Lewis Township, Union County, a son of the late Issac Elmer and Vernie (Ocker) Boney. On Jan. 31, 1958, in Lewisburg, he married the former Ava M. Bierly who survives. Together, they shared 56 years of memories.

Warren was a 1946 graduate of Mifflinburg High School. On June 10, 1947, he enlisted in the Army, serving until his honorable discharge on Nov. 18, 1948.

Warren worked as a business agent representing Pennsylvania House employees for the Upholsterers International Union of North America, retiring in 1989 after 35 years of service.

He was a member of the former Millmont United Methodist Church, where he serviced as a Sunday school teacher and treasurer. He was a life member of the National Rifle Association, and the Whittington Center Gun Club, Raton, N.M.

Warren enjoyed spending time at his cabins, where he loved to cut wood and go hunting.

Surviving are one daughter, Gini Sears, of Selinsgrove; one stepson, David R. Hendricks and wife, Nancy, of Montandon; two grandchildren, Richard Adams, of New Jersey, and Gina Adams, of Milton; one stepgrandson, David W. Hendricks, of Mifflinburg; two great-grandchildren, Seirra Rehm, and Ethan David Hendricks; one sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Pastor Fred Yarger, of Millmont; one brother and sister-law, Ernst “Ike” and Margaret Boney, of Millmont; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Bruce Boney on Oct. 5, 1985, and one sister, Marie Sparks on March 29, 2013.

Family and friends are invited to the viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg, where the funeral will be held at 11 with the Rev. Mark Messner, pastor of Lincoln Chapel United Methodist Church, officiating.

Interment with full military honors accorded by veteran’s from the Mifflinburg American Legion will be in Hartleton Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Warren’s memory may be made to Mostly Mutts Inc., 284 Little Mountain Road, Sunbury, PA 17801-5534.

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