He was born on March 6, 1933 to Walter and Nancy (Kniffin) Warner. Bob married Nancy (Flaherty) Warner on April 7 1956. He graduated from Elyria High School, and Baldwin Wallace University. He joined the United States Army, and he served in the Korean War. Bob was given some medals for serving in the war.
He worked for Johnson Furnace in Bellevue, Ohio, from there he went on to own All Sport Inc. in Norwalk, Ohio, then founded Industrial Powder Coatings, in Norwalk, Ohio. After selling Industrial Powder Coatings, he bought Designer Closets in Naples, Florida. He was a past president of Plumbrook Country Club. Bob was elected to the Powder Coating Hall of Fame. He was bestowed the honor of Kentucky Colonel.
In his free time he enjoyed golf, playing cards, and spending time with his family. He was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Nancy. Bob is also survived by his sons, Bob (Kelly Auger) Warner, and Bill (Laine) Warner, 8 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. He is also survived by his brother, Walter Warner.
There will be no calling hours or service. His final resting place will be St. Peter Lutheran Church Columbarium in Norwalk, Ohio. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.