Terry L. Warner, 61, a resident of rural Churubusco in Allen County, passed away at 8:42 p.m. on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at his home. He had been in declining health since September.\nTerry was born in Cuba, New York on August 1, 1954, a son of Marvin and Marian (Linderman) Warner, and moved to the Woodburn-area as a child with his parents. He spent his formative years in that area and graduated from Woodland High School in 1973. Employed for Shambaugh & Son, Inc. in Fort Wayne for 45 years, he last worked as the service manager of their fire protection division. \nA member of Union Local 669, he was a quarter horse enthusiast and was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association. In his leisure time he enjoyed raising and showing quarter horses, and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and working on the farm near Woodburn as a youth. Most importantly he loved and cherished his family, and was a friend to all who knew him.\nOn December 31, 1993 he was married in Columbia City to Jean (Broadwater) Felger. She survives.\nThe other surviving relatives include four children Jennifer (Dave) Peters and Tabitha (Vincent) Bane, both of Churubusco, and Tim (Erica) Warner and Cindy (Ryan) Wiersema, both of Fort Wayne; 15 grandchildren; and his best friend Tom Yergens of Fort Wayne. His parents preceded him in death. \nFuneral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2016, at the Sheets & Childs Funeral Home in Churubusco with Rev. Larry Smith, pastor of Fellowship of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church, officiating.\nThe family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2 to 8 p.m., or one hour prior to the service.