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Visitation

St. John Church
Monday March 28th, 2022
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

St. John Church
Monday March 28th, 2022
1:00pm

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Burial

Fairview Cemetery - West Alexandria
Monday March 28th, 2022
2:00pm

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Geraldine Ware Morrow

Geraldine Ware Morrow, age 95, of West Alexandria, OH passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at the Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, OH.  She was born December 21, 1926 in Chicago, IL to the late Richard A. Sr. and Mable (Thomas) Norris. She was a 1944 graduate of Ansonia High School where she was class valedictorian, earned her Bachelor’s Degree in 1953 from The Ohio State University and later earned her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Miami University in 1964.  She was an elementary teacher and guidance counselor for 35 years, with most of that time at Dayton Public Schools.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband Joseph E. Ware in 1971; second husband William Morrow in 1998; and brothers Richard A. (Mary) Norris, Jr and F. James Norris; brothers-in-law Morris (Annabell) Ware, Martin Ware, John (Eileen) Ware; sister-in-law Ella Marie (Howard) Butterbaugh.  She is survived by her daughter Pamela Ware (Richard) Printup of Atlanta, GA; son John M. (Julia) Ware of West Alexandria, OH; daughter Merry J. Delk of Eaton, OH; grandchildren: Curtis J. Delk, Whitney J. (Daniel) Davis, C. Alexander Delk, Andrew W. Delk, Mackensie R. Delk and Joseph J. Ware; great grandchildren Emma Davis and Owen Davis; sister Barbara (Joseph) Haas of Rennes, France; sister-in-law Charlie Norris of Lebanon, OH; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held on Monday, March 28, 2022 from 12:00 noon until time of funeral service at 1:00 pm at St. John Church, 20 E. South Street, West Alexandria, OH.  Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in West Alexandria.  Gard Funeral Home (formerly Lindloff Zimmerman), West Alexandria, OH is assisting with arrangements.  Memorial contributions may be sent to West Alexandria EMS.  Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gardfuneralhome.com.

 

 


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Penny McGuire Apr 3 2022 11:37 AM

Mrs. Ware was my First grade teacher at Drexel School. If it is possible to say this beautiful woman was instrumental in all my successes in life. She encouraged me and all the students to read, read and read more, as did all the wonderful teachers at Drexel. My five siblings were blessed to have the opportunity to experience her kindness. I want her family to know what a wonderful person she was. I only wish I could have told her myself what a great influence she to me. Prayers to your family.

Marilon Bales Mar 27 2022 1:49 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Geraldine Morrow

Amy Morrow Mar 27 2022 8:58 AM

Mrs Ware was my first grade teacher, and guidance counselor, back in the '60's. She was wonderful, and caring, and I remember her with great fondness. My condolences to her family!🙏🙏🙏

Sally Keener Mar 25 2022 8:06 PM

Prayers an love to your family ,we pray for you all , she loved you all so much ! God bless now she's flying high with the angels ! Blessings Linda an Alan Morrow Crumbaker,
May god be with you all always

Linda an Alan Morrow Crumbaker Mar 25 2022 12:41 PM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Earl Couch Mar 24 2022 9:21 PM

Merry Jo, so sorry to hear about your mother. My prayers are with you and your family

Barb Swindler Mar 24 2022 7:58 PM

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