Robert G. Ware

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Robert G. Ware, 75, of Marionville, died Sunday, July 31, 2016, at Mercy Hospital Aurora. He was born in Joplin Aug. 15, 1940. He was the son of Oliver and Mary (Goodwin) Ware. He was principal at the Aurora School System for many years. He served his country in the U.S. Army. He married Charle Burnett Kerans May 24, 2001, in Aurora and she survives.

Additional survivors include: his son, Chris Ware and his wife, Misty, of Kansas City; his daughter, Belinds Saaf and her husband, Tomas, of Aurora; two sisters, Betty Cagle and her husband, Warren, of Neosho; and Martha Dunnam and her husband, Gary, of Grove, Okla.; two grandchildren, Zoe and Mya Ware; and a nephew, Scott Cagle and his wife, Laurel, of Neosho.

Graveside services were held at Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter on Saturday, Aug. 6, beginning at 1 p.m. with Rev. Wade Rogers and Judge Jack Goodman officiating with burial following at Maplewood Cemetery, Exeter. His body has been cremated at his request.

Arrangements will be under the direction of Lakin Funeral Home, Pierce City.