Warren Cole Childs, 91 of Greeley was called home on July 5, 2019. Warren was born in Norborne, Missouri to Raymond and Allie Mae (halstead) Childs on December 21, 1927. On October 4, 1953, Warren married the love of his life Sally Lou Meeker in Greeley and they were married 50 years at the time of her passing in 2003. Warren retired in 1988 from the USPS and proudly served in the US Navy during WWII aboard the USS New Jersey. Warren was 64-year member of Evans VFW #6624, life member of LaSalle Eagles #3519 and Firestone American Legion #1985. Warren was honored to be on the very first Honor Flight in Weld County for WWII Veterans in 2008.
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Warren is survived by his children Sandra Pettit, Staci Novak and Scott Childs, five grandchildren and their spouses, twelve great grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter born July 3, 2019, one brother and one sister.
Preceded in death by his wife Sally, granddaughter Allie May Lacy, Parents, two sisters and five brothers.
Celebration of Life with Military Honors Friday July 19, 2019 at 10:00 am, Evans VFW, 3501 State St, Evans, CO
In lieu of flowers or donations the family has requested donations of school supplies to be distributed to Greeley/Evans schools.