Josephine Allen Ware Obituary, 1991

“Josephine Allen Ware, 83, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Trinity Episcopal Church with the Rev. John Macauley officiating. Burial will be in Mount Moriah Cemetery in Kansas City.

Mrs. Ware died Friday, July 26, 1991, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born March 2, 1908, in Emporia, the daughter of Reuben and Eunice Johnson Allen.

She had lived in Kansas City, Mo., most of her life. She moved from Kansas City to Lawrence in 1979 and had lived for the past two years at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor.

Mrs. Ware was a registered nurse, having received her training at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. She also had attended Ottawa University and Emporia State College. She was employed as a school nurse in the Kansas City, Mo., school system and later as a pediatric nurse at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City.

She was a member of the Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence. Earlier she had been a member of the All Saints Episcopal Church in Kansas City.

She married Robert Hayden on June 6, 1936, in Kansas City. He died in 1961.

Survivors include a daughter, Judith Bevan, Lawrence, and a grandson.”

Source:  FindAGrave

A & R  Record added: Dec 08, 2007

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