Richard Lee Ware, 79, of Fincastle, passed away Friday, May 14, 2021.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Edward Ware; mother, Okey Dale Ware Fringer; step-father, Frank Fringer; brothers, Jack, Johnny, Tommy, and Ray Ware; sisters, Evelyn Eubank, Shirley Rickman, and Helen Riddle.
He owned and operated Botetourt Upholstery for 42 years.
He is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Paige Wright Ware; sons and daughters-in-law, David and Sherri Ware, Garret and Rhonda Ware; grandchildren, Dustin (Diane) Ware, Cassie (Elder) Zuniga, Brooke (Ben) Jackson, Camille Ware and Trey Rhodes; great-grandchildren, Sierra, Serenity, Alyssa, and Dakota, and Corbin Ware; step-grandson, Chris (Brenda) Padgett and their son, Caleb; sisters, Jean McClure and Patty (Roger) Caron; numerous nieces and nephews; extended family, Scott and Cheryl Dillon, Ricky and Judy Craft, and their families; and best porch buddies, Jimmy Layman and John Thomas.
It was his wishes to have visitation at the family home, 117 North Monroe Street, Fincastle on Sunday, May 23, 2021 from 2-4 p.m. Online condolences may be made at www.botetourtfuneralhome.com.