Ricky Warner, 54, of Spring Hill, passed away Aug. 2, 2011 at his home.
Ricky was born June 26, 1957 in Kansas City, Kan. to Clarence Lee and Georgia Katherine (Lewis) Warner. He grew up in Overland Park, Kan. where he graduated from Shawnee Mission West High School and attended Johnson County Community College. He lived in Lenexa and moved to Spring Hill 19 years ago.
He started with Midway Ford in early 1978 as a Parts Counterman; in 1981 he moved to Major Cadillac and was Assistant Body Shop Manager there until 1982. áFrom 1982 until 1984 he was the Body Shop Manager for Shawnee Mission Ford. áIn 1984 he started as Body Shop Manager for Bob Sight Lincoln and was there until he returned to Midway in 1995, where heáhas worked ever since.á Rick was the largest individual shareholder of Midway USA Collision Center, where he served as President and was a member of the Board of Directors.
He was preceded in death by his mother Georgia.
Rick is survived by his wife Susan and son Sam; father Clarence, Overland Park, Kan.; brother Danny Warner and wife Barb, also of Overland Park.
Visitation was held Aug. 5, 2011 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, KS (913) 592-2244. Private funeral services and burial.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to the Spring Hill Ruritan Club Warner Scholarship Fund, PO Box 448, Spring Hill, KS 66083. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com.