Bonnie Jean Ware, 84, passed Wednesday, May 17, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Bonnie is survived by her children: Augusta DeNeal, James Ware, Robert Ware, Geraldine Ware-Roby, Elonda Ervin, and Derrian Ware. Her grandchildren: Jahmal DeNeal, Tamika Goodlow, Evita Roby, Breeon Rodgers, John Roby, Eshon Ware, Jessie Ware, Jojo Rodgers, Romel Roby, Robert Ware, Jr.; great grandsons; Jahwaun Cassidy & Jerral Moore and a host of nieces, nephews, great grandchildren and friends. Bonnie's Husband, James; son, Willie; and grandchildren, Jessie & Kenyatta preceded her in death. Bonnie was a faithful member of the 20th Century Missionary Baptist Church and active in the Nurses Guild and the Mothers Board. Bonnie was a devoted wife, mother, and friend. Family was her first priority. Anyone who met her fell in love. Visitation Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 12-8, Family hour 6-8 at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Avenue, Gary, IN 46404. Funeral services Thursday, May 25, 2017 11:00a.m. at 20th Century Missionary Baptist Church, 700 West 11th Avenue. Rev. Reginald Johnson, officiating. Burial Evergreen Cemetery Hobart, Indiana.