Lynette L. Ware

Published 5:44 pm Monday, May 11, 2020

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Lynette L. Ware, 62, of Wake Forest, passed away May 6, 2020, at home with her family. She was born Feb. 4, 1958, in Palmerton, Pennsylvania, a daughter of Elmer and the late Marie (Oswald) Henry.

Lynette graduated from Shippensburg University with a Bachelor’s degree in Math, then studied further at East Carolina University where she obtained her Master’s Degree in Math Education. She was a devoted high school math teacher for many years in North Carolina and Virginia. She was an avid bird watcher, enjoyed gardening and also was a member of the church choir.

Lynette is survived by her husband of 35 years, Timothy Ware, of Wake Forest; her children, Joshua Ware and his wife, Jennifer, of Raleigh, and Zachary Ware and his wife, Corie, of Fuquay Varina; her siblings, Joan Maring and her husband, Gary, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Donald Henry and his wife, Wendy, of Mesa, Arizona.

Due to coronavirus, a private funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, 2020, in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest, NC 27587. Interment will follow at Wake Forest Town Cemetery. A live-streaming link of Lynette’s service will be available to view on Tuesday morning.

In honor of Lynette’s love of teaching and her many students, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Beaufort County Education Foundation, 321 Smaw Road, Washington, NC 27889.