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Vesta Ann Ware

Vesta Ann Ware, 70, of Fort Wayne, IN, and with family in Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, at home.

Mrs. Ware attended Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church for over 15 years.

She was born on March 30, 1951 in South Bend, to Wayne and Vesta Doctor Lee. She married Mark Ware on Sept. 27, 1969. He preceded her in death in January 2014.

Survivors include two daughters, Vesta (J. Allen Jr.) Kirkman, of Hoagland, and Tara Shearer, of Hoagland; a son, Mark (Jill) Ware II, of Huntington; nine grandchildren, Bradley (Jamie) Kirkman, Branden Kirkman, Kevin Ware, Lydia Ware, Kellie Koepp, Katie Shearer, Alex Wesco, Ashley Wesco and Andrew Wesco; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a great-grandson.

Calling will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, from 4 to 7 p.m., Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 1819 Reservation Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46819.

A funeral service will take place on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, at 11 a.m., at the church, with calling one hour prior.

Memorials may be made to Visiting Nurse Hospice.