Harold Glen Warden, 92, of Marietta, passed away on Sunday (Jan. 24, 2010) at Heartland of Marietta.
He was born Sept. 3, 1917, at Marietta, to Herbert and Pearl Miller Warden. He spent his life in Marietta and was a 1937 graduate of Marietta High School. He had been employed by and was proprietor of the New System Bakery until his retirement in 1982. He had been a deacon and member of the First Baptist Church and the Adult Fellowship class. He had been active in Cub Scouts. He married Mary Louise Skipton on Oct. 5, 1940.
He is survived by three sisters, Mildred Schario and Elizabeth Warden, both of Marietta, and Winifred Flowers of Williamstown; one brother, Robert Warden of Marietta; one son, Paul Stephen Warden of Mission, Texas; one daughter, Beverly Ann Warden and her partner, Carol Ann Paquette, of Durham, N.C.; two grandsons, Christopher Warden and his wife, DeAnna, of Michigan and Michael Paquette of Dumfries, Va.; and one granddaughter, Cynthia Swisher and her husband, Jamie, of Michigan. He is also survived by four great-grandchildren, Rachael, Alex and Cameron of Michigan and Elizabeth of Buxton, Maine; as well as numerous nephews and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Louise Warden, on Dec. 29, 2009; his parents; two sisters, Marie Offenberger and Catherine Warden; five brothers, Wilbur, Paul, Ralph, Corbett and Lowell Warden; and a daughter-in-law, Gilda Schenkel Warden.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday (Jan. 27) at 10:30 a.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with the Rev. David Bilyeu officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. today.
Online condolences may be sent to mslfuneralhome.com.