Warren F. Scharf, 73, of Pine, Colorado passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021.
Warren was born in Omaha, Nebraska on October 1, 1947, the eldest of four children. His parents were Warren and Kathleen Scharf. Warren is survived by his two sisters, Arlene of Lincoln, NE and Connie and her husband Keith of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA and one brother Dan of Arvada, CO. He has 5 nieces, 2 nephews, 3 great nieces, 1 great nephew, and 1 great, great niece.
Warren graduated from Ryan High School in Omaha, NE in 1965. He attended Creighton University in Omaha, NE and was in Army ROTC. Warren graduated in 1969 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He was commissioned into the U.S. Army in August of 1969 and served in the Vietnam War. Warren received his Master of Arts Degree in 1976 from Webster College in St. Louis, MO.
Upon completion of his military service Warren worked for the Federal Government for 33 years. He worked at the US Army Tank Automotive Command in Warren, Michigan, both as a Procurement Analyst and a Senior Contract Specialist. Warren moved on to the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) at Lockheed Martin in Denver. He served as a Contract Price/Cost Analyst for DCMA. In this position Warren worked with all branches of the military and NASA.
Warren enjoyed flying and earned his private pilot’s license in his early years. He loved his family, the mountains, nature, traveling, especially road trips, playing pool, black powder target shooting and sports cars. Warren was a real do it yourself man. He enjoyed working on his cars and doing home improvement projects.
A visitation will be held on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 10:00 am until 7:00 PM, Horan & McConaty Family Chapel, 3101 South Wadsworth Boulevard, Lakewood.
A Funeral Service honoring Warren's life will be held on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM, Horan & McConaty Family Chapel, 3101 South Wadsworth Boulevard, Lakewood. Interment will follow at Fort Logan National Cemetery at 11:15 am, 3698 South Sheridan Boulevard, Denver.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association in Warren’s name.
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