William Dean Warren was born on September 28, 1946 to Homer and Polly (Buhrmaster) Warren and raised in the Altoona Iowa area, and graduated from Altoona High school in 1964. Bill then attended Grandview College and Drake University.
Bill married Kathleen Gilbert on June 6, 1970. The couple made their home in Mitchellville, Iowa and later moving to the Webster City area raising four children together.
Bill Worked as a truck driver for Roadway Express for 35 years until his retirement. During his retirement Bill enjoyed working for the Truck Driving/Diesel Mechanic school of Iowa Central Community College.
Bill had an amazing personality and made friends everywhere he went, sharing his loving heart with everyone. He loved Jesus with all his heart and knew that he would some day would be listening to gospel music in heaven. Bill also enjoyed Nascar Races, antique auctions and traveling with his wife.
Bill left this earth for his heavenly home on Tuesday August 7, 2018 after a long battle with sarcoidosis of the lungs.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, granddaughter Arrow Rose Nebola, and brother-in-law Ted Weisenburg. He is survived by his wife Kathy, children Katie (Jay) Handsaker of Cedar Falls IA, Sarah Jensen (Mike Ryerson) of Eagle Grove IA, JD (Tammy) Nebola of Collins, IA, and William Daniel (Teresa) Warren of Grimes IA. Grandchildren Taylor (Nathan) Nuehring, Alex and Ella Jensen, Tate and Tyler Hermansen, and Azlin Nebola. Sisters Carol Ann (Gary) Tracy of Des Moines and Norma Jean (Rodney) Marvin of Altoona sister-in-law Caroline Woollums and brother-in-law C Criss Gilbert along many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial service will be held on Sunday August 26th at 1:00pm at Eagle Grove Evangelical Lutheran Church located at 615 SW 2nd Street in Eagle Grove, IA 50533
Foust Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The family would like to thank the staff at Mercy Medical Center Merced, CA and especially the staff of the ICU.
In leiu of flowers please direct memorials to:
PO BOX 1930
Keller, TX 76244
P.O. BOX 1930, Keller TX 76244