Ret. Chief Master Sgt. Richard G. “Dick” Warner, 79, Alamogordo, N.M., a Stevens Point native, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Grace United Methodist Church in Alamogordo, N.M.
Donations in his name may be made to Alamogordo Cancer Resource Center, 1212 E. Ninth St. Suite E, Alamogordo, NM 88310; or to Grace United Methodist Church Youth Program, 1206 Greenwood Lane, Alamogordo, NM 88310.
Alamogordo Funeral Home of Alamogordo, N.M. assisted the family with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.
Mr. Warner was born Oct. 24, 1932, in Stevens Point, a son of Isabelle Warner and the late Harold Warner.
He served in the U.S. military for 30 years. While in the U.S. Army, he was stationed in Illinois, Kentucky and Germany. While in the U.S. Air Force, he was stationed in Illinois, Missouri, Massachusetts, Germany, Ohio, Thailand and New Mexico.
He also served nine years with civil service in New Mexico.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Lois; two daughters, Linda (Eric) Shirley and Diane (Tommy) Dale; his mother; two brothers, Jack (Pauline) and Bruce (Janice); four sisters, Barbara (Bob) Leper, Karen Groholski, Sandra (Ron) Ledvina, and Peggy (Bob) Clemens; four grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.