Connie J. Ware, age 67 of Ravenna, passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Kent Health Care.
She was born March 24, 1949, in Blackfork, Ohio, to parents Pauline (Shepard) and Murlin Woolum Sr. Connie worked in food service as a waitress and a manager at several area locations including the L&K Restaurant in Ravenna as well as the Kent and Streetsboro Kmart's. She was a devoted homemaker. Connie enjoyed gardening, flowers, and camping.
Connie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Henry "Hank" and Melissa Collins of Ravenna and her brother Murlin Woolum Jr of Rootstown. She is also survived by her step-children: David Ware of Arizona, Jeff Ware of Florida, and Cheryl Farrell of Ravenna, along with many loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Connie was preceded in death by her husband Robert Ware, her sister Betty Utt, her brothers Gairey and Michael Woolum.
Private graveside services were held at Maple Grove Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
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