Naomi M. Warner


First Posted: 5/29/2011

LimaNaomi M. Warner, 82, died at noon May 28, 2011, at Triumph Hospital, Lima.She was born July 25, 1928, in Lima to Earl and Laura Knepper Knerr, who preceded her in death. Her stepmother, Mable Knerr, who helped raise her as a child, also preceded her in death.Mrs. Warner worked at D.W.G. Cigar Factory and at the Tip Top Restaurant for many years. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and friend. She will dearly be missed by those who knew her. She loved the outdoors and holidays with her children. She loved her flowers and doing puzzles.Survivors include seven daughters, Rebecca (Bobby Tackett) Kaiser, of Lima, Linda Clemens, of Porter, Texas, Nora (Jeff) Kaylor, of Brazoria, Texas, Diana (Bill) Phillippee and Kimberly Elliott, both of Celina, Christina (Todd) Cleaves, of Van Wert, and Frances (Doug) Price, of Venedocia; four sons, Allan Elliott, of Bellefontaine, and Steven Dee, James (Tammy) Dee and David Warner, all of Lima; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Jo; two brothers, Tom and Paul Knerr; a daughter, Susan Davis; and a son, Gregory Warner.Services will begin 11 a.m. Thursday at Siferd-Orians Funeral Home. Major Phil Tamayo will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.Condolences may be expressed at www.siferd-oriansfuneralhome.com.