COTTAGE GROVE – A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove for Hazel Marie Ware of Cottage Grove. She died May 3 of cancer at age 68. She was born April 24, 1941, in Dillon, Mont., to George and Sarah Banks Graham. She married Gerald Ware on Aug. 11, 1962, in Eugene. She attended school in Dillon, Mont., and Springfield Beauty School. She worked for Operation Independence with Cottage Grove Hospital. Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Sarah Villa and April Klavinger, both of Cottage Grove; a son, Michael of Pendleton; a brother, Tom Graham of Dillon, Mont.; a sister, Rosalie Frazier of Oracle, Ariz.; and three grandchildren. News obituaries free and are printed as space allows. The News Department will accept information on its standard obituary forms submitted through funeral homes or by the deceased’s immediate family. Obituary information is available at (phone) 485-1234, Ext. 5534, or (fax) 683-7631. If you want to purchase advertising space for a more detailed obituary, call 683-7612.
Source: Register-Guard, The (Eugene, OR) – Thursday, May 7, 2009