The family of Jean Ware are sad to announce the passing of their mother on January 10, 2022. Jean passed peacefully at Woods Park Care Centre following a steady decline in health at the age of 91 years. The love of her life, husband William (Bill) had passed away in 2012 so Jean was lovingly cared for by family and wonderful caregivers for the last few years. She will be greatly missed by her daughters Wilma (Stan Wray), Anne (Brian Walton), Roberta (John Cox) and sons late Charles Ware (Cora), Russel Ware (Terry) and Edward Ware (Teresa). Jean is survived by her siblings Patricia Johnson, Holly Carson and Ronald Andrews. She will also be missed by her many nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors who resided on Shannon Street for many years. Jean was a woman of faith and was a member of the Grace United Church in Barrie for many many years. A private visitation that will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. at the Steckley - Gooderham Funeral Home, 30 Worsley St., Barrie. Friends are invited to watch the livestream service, they will be available 10 minutes before the service at 2 o'clock. A family celebration of life and Interment will be held in the spring of 2022. If desired and in lieu of flowers, donations in Jean's memory may be made to a Grace United Church or Alzheimer Society. Online condolences and memories may be left at www.steckleygooderham.com
Published by Simcoe County News on Jan. 13, 2022.