PETERSBURG, W.Va. - John J. Haren, 85, formerly of Warren, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Grant Memorial Hospital.
He was born Dec. 23, 1927, in Horton, W.Va., the son of John Lauson and Alpha Vance Haren.
He retired from General Motors in Ohio. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and the Korean War.
He is survived by his daughter, Deloris Haren of Petersburg, W.Va.; three sisters, Betty Huffman of Seneca Rocks, W.Va., Bernice Cunningham of Beverly, W.Va., and Nellie Thompson of Bowden, W.Va.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Arvella Ketterman Haren; an infant daughter, Jamie; and one sister.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Schaeffer Funeral Home Inc., Petersburg, W.Va.
Interment will be in the North Fork Memorial Cemetery with military rites accorded.