“Helen M. Ware, 93, of Conrad, IA passed away Thursday, August 2, 2012, at Westbrook Acres Nursing Home in Gladbrook, IA. She has joined her husband Louis, who died in 2003.Funeral Services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 7, 2012, at the Alice Church of God in rural Conrad. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 6, 2012 at the Johnston Funeral Home in Conrad. Interment will be at Rose Hill Cemetery in Grundy Center, IA. A memorial has been established in her name. Online condolences may be sent to www.vogelfuneralhomes.com.
Helen was born on May 29, 1919 to Edward and Carrie Lange in Clinton, IA. She attended school in Clinton. After High School she moved to Des Moines and worked in her uncle Coyle’s grocery store. It was there she met her future husband Louis. They were united in marriage on February 22, 1941. They eventually moved north of Conrad where they farmed for many years.
Helen will be missed by her two sons, Ronald (Catherine) Ware of Peculiar, MO and Vincent (Karen) Ware of Garwin, IA, six grandchildren, and nine great grandchildren.”
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