Nicholas Harper Ware Obituary, 2018

Nicholas “Nick” Harper Ware died on March 6, 2018 at home surrounded by his parents and sister seven months after being diagnosed with metastatic colon cancer. Born to Dr. Frederick and Charlott Ware on March 14, 1987 in Omaha, Nick graduated from Blair High School in 2005, from Iowa Western Community College in 2007 with an Associate’s Degree, and was a member of Phi Theta Kappa Scholastic Honor Society. His Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology was obtained from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2011.  In December of 2016, Nick became an Apprentice Electrician with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

Nick is survived by his parents; his sister, Andrea J. Ware; half-siblings: Fred A. Ware, Sally E. Waters, Tom N. Ware, and Dana L. Willett; his maternal grandmother, Margie M. Peters Johnson; and multiple uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by twin brother, Benjamin P. Ware; half-sister, Mary D. Treloar; maternal grandfather, Leland Johnson; paternal grandparents, Frederick J. H. Ware and Clara Louise “Weese” Abbott Ware.

MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held Sunday, March 11th at 11am at the West Center Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, Nick requested that memorial donations be made to the following 501(c)(3)organizations: Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of the Midlands; the “Brotherhood Wellness Fund” of the IBEW Local 22 (Checks to be mailed to 8946 L. St. Omaha, NE, 68127); or National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Nebraska.


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