Warner B. James was born May 16, 1956 to Paul L. James and Shirley L. (Courtney) James. He left this world on November 6, 2017 in a peaceful sleep at home. He is preceded in death by his mother Shirley L. James, grandmothers Dolly Bower and Mae James, Grandfathers Jesse Courtney and Paul M. James. He is survived by his father Paul L. James of Webster, N.Y., sister and brother-in-law Emma and Don Ball of Centralia, Shirley Riggins of Tacoma, Rose Sontag Arkansas and sister and brother-in-law Paula and Robert Melino, of Webster, New York; several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. He served as a Merchant Marine for 30 years and also his country as a Marine. He loved the outdoors and loved to camp, fish and hunt with Tito, his nephew. He had a good heart and was always willing to help those in need. There will be no services as this time. Donations can be made to the Homeless Centers in your community. Family and friends are encouraged to share memories and condolences at www.whidbeymemorial.com.