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Thomas Ware

February 6, 1947 — June 26, 2021

Thomas Patrick Ware, 79, of Carbon Cliff passed away June 26, 2021 at his home.

Per his wishes he will be cremated and a celebration of life will be 2-5pm July 10 at Franks Pizza in Silvis.

Thomas was born February 6, 1947 in Moline, IL the son of William and June (Thompson) Ware. He was raised by his stepparents Charles and Edith Crider. Thomas married Sally Shelangouski June 25, 1966. He worked at Case IH as an assembler and repair man, retiring after 36 years. He was also the co-owner of Bike’s Unlimited Plus in Silvis.  He was an avid antique Triumph motorcycle mechanic and restorer. He also raced scramblers, enjoyed long distance rides, playing pool, playing the harmonica, and was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Bears fan.

Survivors include his children Bill (Beth) Ware, Jeff (Danielle M.) Ware, Kassia (Kyle) Hansen, and Jeremy (Julie Archer) Ware; grandchildren Kayla, Vaida, and Maizey Hansen, and Koah Ware and a sister Sandra Rusk.

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 10, 2021

2:00 - 5:00 pm (Central time)

Franks Pizza (Silvis)


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