Everett F. Ware Obituary, 1993

LINCOLN – Everett F. “Skipper” Ware, 81, of Lincoln, a retired city employee, died at 11:19 a.m. yesterday (Dec. 29, 1993) at his home.

His funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, Monsignor Norman Goodman officiating. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.

Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where the rosary will be recited at 1:45 p.m. Sunday.

Mr. Ware was born Jan. 9, 1912, in Crawford County, Mo., a son of Delbert and Kate Emline Smith Ware. He married Irma M. Logan Jan. 19, 1935, in Clinton. She died Nov. 30, 1984.

Survivors include three daughters, Janet M. Moore, Lois J. Robbins and Pamela Ware, all of Lincoln; four sons, Everett F. Jr., Apache Junction, Ariz.; and Bob, Rick and Don, all of Lincoln; one sister, Betty Cain, Lavene, Ariz.; two brothers, Elza Ware, Bethany, Okla.; and Leonard Williamson, Quincy; 23 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Two sons, six sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.

Mr. Ware was employed by the City of Lincoln for 40 years.

He was a past governor and life member of the Lincoln Loyal Order of Moose Lodge.

Memorials may be made to the Dr. Wayne J. Schall Hospice, Lincoln.

Source:  Pantagraph, The (Bloomington, IL) — Thursday, December 30, 1993

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