Ben Warren, Sr.
Aug 17, 1966 - Aug 20, 2014
Funeral services for Ben Jerome Warren, Sr., 48, will be held Monday, August 25, 2014 at St. Stephens Catholic Church with Father Phil Wagner officiating. Interment will follow at John Warren Family Cemetery. A Rosary will be recited 7:00 p.m., Sunday, August 24, 2014 at the family home, 1125 17 Mile Road with a wake to follow.
Ben passed away at his home in Arapahoe, of natural causes, on August 20, 2014.
He was born August 17, 1966, in Riverton, WY son of John Anthony Warren, Sr. and Irene (Skinner) Warren.
He attended St. Stephens School, Lander Valley, Wyoming Indian and Central Wyoming College.
Ben worked in security at the Araphoe School, Arapahoe Housing and other tribal sponsored events. He also worked as a teacher’s aide at Sunrise School for 10 years, was a Chairman of the General Council and worked as a Fremont County Election Judge.
His family said that Ben enjoyed reading, watching movies, going to the Casino, and Tribal Politics. He lived on the Wind River Reservation his entire life except for the time he served in the United States Navy.
Survivors include his father, John Anthony Warren, Sr.; son, Ben Jerome Warren, Jr.; brothers, William T. Warren Sr. and family, John Warren, Michael (Susie) Warren and family, Alan Warren, Francis Pedro and family, Sean Pedro and family and Robert Pedro and family; sisters, Angela Warren and family, Mary (Warren) Killsontop and family, and Joanna Pedro and family; uncles, Eugene (Mildren) Goggles and family, Robert Warren and family; aunts, Geraldine Brown and family, Anita Portwood and family and Caroline Goggles and family, Ruth Mary Goggles and family; and the extended families of Goggles, Brown, Spoonhunter, Bowers, and Posey.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Irene (Skinner) Warren; brothers, Aloysious and Richard Warren; grandparents, Buster Skinner, Whiteo Goggles, Angela Monroe, Benjamin and Pauline Warren; nephews, John Dennis Bearing and Joshua Beau Bearing; nieces, Kami, Irene and Tiffany Warren; uncles and aunts, Benjamin Warren, Jr., Hubert Warren, Sr., Raymond Hank Warren, Leonard Warren, Bobby Joe Goggles, Peter Goggles, Chris Goggles, James Goggles, Maurgurite Spoonhunter, Victoria SunRhodes, Edith Ramsdell, Ursula Brown and Bernadine Friday and his adopted mother, Myrtle Oldman.
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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home.