"James H. Ware, 95, of Friedens RD 2, died Dec. 24, 1979, at Somerset Community Hospital. Born Oct. 8, 1884, in Fairhope, son of Amos and Barbara (Ellenberger) Ware. Preceded in death by parents; wife, the former Cora Sarver; daughter Dorothy Good; four brothers; four sisters; two grandchildren; and one great-grandson. Survived by these children: Mrs. Irene Berkebile and Clyde, married to former Hazel Ginter, both of Stoystown RD 2; Mrs. Effie Krause and Edison, married to former Lena Irvin, both of Dover, Pa.; Mrs. Myrtle Baird, Alverston, Pa.; Harry, married to former Margaret Glessner, Mrs. John (Anna) Menser and Mrs. Elwood (Marian) Zimmerman, all of Friedens RD 2; Mrs. John (Nellie) Klotz, Somerset RD5; and Donald, married to former Alice Shaffer, York; 31 grandchildren; 61 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Retired coal miner. Member of Tire Hill Local 998 UMWA and Friedens Lutheran Church. Family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the Deaner Funeral Home, Stoystown. Remains will be removed to Friedens Lutheran Church to lie in state from noon until services at 1 p.m. Friday, the Rev. James R. Ling. Interment, Mt. Zion Cemetery." Source: Daily American, December 26, 1979, USGenWeb Archives by Meyersdale Library Transcribed by Kerry L. Miller.