Ellen M. Ware Obituary, 2017

Ellen M. Ware, 99, of Daugherty Twp., passed away Sunday, February 12, 2017, in Providence Care Center, Beaver Falls.

Born March 12, 1917, in Johnstown, Pa., a daughter of the late Charles and Hazel Grumbling Vollmer, she was a former sales clerk with the Stirling Dress Shop, formerly of Rochester and Beaver. She was a member of the Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rochester; VFW Auxiliary Post in Florida, and was a 1935 graduate of Rochester High School.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald W. Ware Sr., in 1979; a brother, Charles Vollmer, and a sister, Jennie Anderson.

Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Donald W. “Ace” Jr. and Margaret Ware, Daugherty Twp.; two grandsons, Donald W. Ware III and his wife Teresa, Rochester, and John M. Ware, Palmerton, Pa.; six great-grandchildren, Donald W. Ware IV and Kristie Ware, both of Rochester; Luella, Juliet and Matthew Ware, Palmerton, Pa., and Olivia; a special niece, Sally Morocco, Florida, and numerous other nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Thursday from noon until time of memorial service at 1 p.m. in the WILLIAM MURPHY FUNERAL HOME INC., 349 Adams St., Rochester. Her pastor, the Rev. Gregory S. Clagg, will officiate.

Interment will follow in Sylvania Hills Memorial Park.


Source:  Allegheny Times (Coraopolis, PA) – Tuesday, February 14, 2017


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