CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. – Christopher D. Ware, 21, of Charles Town, died Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2004, at Inova Hospital in Fairfax, Va. Born April 7, 1983, in Charles Town, he was the son of George R. and Christine Ware of Charles Town, and Linda E. and Keith Biser of Charles Town. He was a 2001 graduate of Jefferson High School. He was employed at Whisper Ridge Juvenile Detention Center in Leesburg, Va. He attended First Baptist Church in Inwood. He is survived by two sisters, Tina Tallman and Theresa Johnson, both of Charles Town; one half sister, Shannon Capprotti of Staunton, Va.; three brothers, George R. Ware II of Boyce, Va., and Michael Longerbeam and Mark Longerbeam, both of Hedgesville, W.Va.; and one half brother, Josh Biser of Staunton. Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home in Charles Town. Pastor Jim Holt will officiate. Burial will be in Edge Hill Cemetery in Charles Town. Friends will be received at the funeral home Monday from 6 to 9 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to Independent Fire Co., P.O. Box 925, Charles Town, WV 25414.
Source: Herald-Mail, The (Hagerstown, MD) – Friday, December 24, 2004