CNN – John Warner, a longtime US Senator from Virginia, has died aged 94, a former staff member said.
Warner, who served in Senate for three decades, died peacefully of heart failure on Tuesday. He was surrounded by his wife Jeanne Warner and other family members, the former staff member said.
Warner served in the US Navy during World War II and the Marines during the Korean War. He later served as secretary of the Navy and as a Republican US senator from 1979 through 2009, CNN reported.
Funeral arrangements have not yet been announced.
He was first elected to the Senate in 1978 and retired...