A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19, 1998, in Maranantha Church of God for Linda Annette Ware, who died March 12 at age 47. Ms. Ware was born Dec. 11, 1950, in New York City. She moved to Portland as a young girl and graduated from Girls Polytechnic High School and attended the University of Portland and Portland State University. She worked for more than 20 years for Pepsi Cola Bottling Co., most recently as administrative manager. Survivors include her husband, Michael Brown, sons, John G. Brown and Solomon F. Brown, sister, Gwendolyn Ware-Barrett, and grandmother, Hortense Russell, all of Portland; and five grandchildren. Interment will be in River View Cemetery. The family suggests remembrances to Prospective Gents/Bridge Builders, P.O. Box 11302, Portland, Ore. 97211.
Source: Oregonian, The (Portland, OR) – Thursday, March 19, 1998