Mrs. Ware was born October 15, 1948 in Baltimore, Maryland, and had resided in Gainesville for many years. She had been employed by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office and most recently in the Psychiatry Department of Shands Hospital. Mrs. Ware was preceded in death by her father, Gordon Bigelow in 2008 and by her daughter, Susan L. Braddock in 2010.
She is survived by one son, Edward Luke Miller, of St. Augustine; her mother, Lydia Bigelow, of Gainesville; two brothers, Harold Tilden Bigelow and Mark Godwin Bigelow; one sister, Susan B. Mauney; three grandchildren, Hailey, Logan and Mason Braddock.
Mrs. Ware will be interred privately beside her father. Please visit her memorial page at