She was born in Arkansas City, Kan. in 1926, and attended school in Wichita and at Kansas University. She was one of five girls who were raised by their mother. Her husband, Richard Ware, preceded her in death in 2001. Both were longtime Green Valley residents. She is survived by a son Tom in Glendale; daughter Cathy in Brunswick, Ga.; one grandson and two great-grandchildren, also in Georgia; as well as two sisters in Kansas City. She was active in various church ministries throughout her life. The celebration of her life will be held Saturday, June 7, at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary of the Valley Presbyterian Church. Remembrances will be received at the following locations: Casa De Esperanza, 780 S. Park Centre Ave., Green Valley, AZ 85614 or Valley Presbyterian Church, 6900 S. Camino Del Sol, Green Valley, AZ 85614.
Source: Green Valley News & Sun (AZ) – Thursday, June 5, 2008