Warren C. Luse, 83, died Aug. 30, 2013, at Mercy Hospice in Hiawatha. He died from complications with COPD.
Born Sept. 13, 1929, in West Liberty to Ivan and Flavia Luse, Warren graduated from West Liberty High School and from University of Iowa Law School. He practiced law in Iowa City, the Quad Cities and Wilton. He later worked for Mercy Hospital and Geneva Towers, both in Cedar Rapids.
Warren will long be remembered for his outgoing nature and his ability to make friends in any situation. He loved his family deeply and was exceedingly proud of the accomplishments of his children and grandchildren.
A man of faith, Warren knew the great mercy and compassion of Christ. Even in the trials of life, he turned to Christ and spoke unapologetically of Christ's faithfulness in all circumstances.
Warren is survived by Ilo and his six children, Kevin, Heather (Russ), Sean (Kathy), Carey (Lorie), Jay (Chandra) and Clark. He was grandfather to 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild, on the way.
A graveside service was held at 1 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 1, in Oak Ridge Cemetery in West Liberty. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, N.C. or Mercy Hospice, 315 18th Ave. Hiawatha, IA 52233.
The Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Liberty is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at hendersonbarkerfuneralhome.com.
Warren C. Luse, 83Wednesday, September 4, 2013