Valerie Crane Ware, 38, of Mottville Road, Mottville, died Saturday at Boston Medical Center in Boston, Mass., after a brief illness. She was born in Auburn and lived all her life in Mottville. Surviving are a daughter, Ashley Ware of Mottville; her parents, Janet M. Crane of Mottville and Carroll R. Crane of Sennett; a brother, Daniel Crane of Mottville; three sisters, Teresa Crane and Wanda Kane, both of Mottville, and Kimberly Crane of Camillus; her maternal grandmother, Edna Anderson of Mottville; and several nephews. Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at the Robert D. Gray Funeral Home, the Rev. Judy Alderman officiating. Burial is in Lake View Cemetery, Skaneateles. Calling hours are 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home, 49 Jordan St., Skaneateles. Contributions may be made to St. Andrews United Methodist Church or the Mottville Volunteer Fire Department.
Source: Post-Standard, The (Syracuse, NY) – Wednesday, May 28, 1997