WARE, Jr. Carl E. “Sonny” age 60, of Miamisburg, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2014 at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl E. and Ann Ware, and niece Nancy Wallis. He is survived by his daughter, Marisa (Darryl) Borton and grandchildren Aiden and Tegan; and his son, Collin (Danica) Ware and granddaughter Aerabella; sisters, Judy (Donald) Birchfield and Barbara (Michael) Tangeman; 2 nieces, Sherri Luthman and Anna Graham; great-niece Nicole Wallace; great-nephew Cassidy Wallis; significant other, De Anne Jouett; close friend, Kathryn Culbertson and the mother of his children, Christine J. Ware. Sonny was a retail specialist at Elder Beerman where he enjoyed working with the people he considered to be his 2nd family. He spent much of his time at Indian Lake with family and friends as he was growing up and through his adult years. Sonny was an avid Ohio State Football Fan and loved living the Jimmy Buffett lifestyle. He was happiest anytime he was able to be with family and friends, whether it was at the lake, ball field, on vacation, on a walk, or just relaxing at home. Visitation 4-5pm Saturday, January 11, 2014 with a Memorial Service starting at 5pm Saturday at MORRIS SONS FUNERAL HOME, 1771 E. Dorothy Lane, Kettering. Condolences may be sent to www.morris-sons.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Sonny’s memory may be made to his granddaughter, Aerabella Ware, who is also battling cancer. Contributions can be sent payable to “For the Benefit Of Aerabella” c/o Bark In The Park 4130 S. Union Ave. Alliance, OH 44601.
Source: Dayton Daily News on Jan. 9, 2014