Paul I. Ware, 93, of Milton passed away April 9, 2019, at the John Adams Healthcare Facility in Quincy.
Born and raised in Dorchester, he attended Vocational High School in Boston and was a proud Navy veteran of World War II. He was a longtime employee of the Metropolitan District Commission before retiring. After retiring, he enjoyed walking, golfing, and telling stories.
The beloved husband of Dorothy T. (Devine) Ware , he was the father of Paul Ware of Rockland, Barbara McEvoy and her husband Robert of Quincy, Michael Ware of South Boston, Lorraine Rioux and her husband Real of Falmouth, Maine, Mark Ware of Weymouth, and the late Dorothy Klier and Robert Ware; the dear brother of Irene Duff of Dorchester, Barbara DiVito of Hull, and the late Alice Gillon, Beverly Herlihy, Raymond Ware, and John Ware; the proud grandfather of Michelle, David, Sean, Brian, Chris, Matthew, Laura, Katie, Bobby, Emily, John, Caroline, Courtney, and Maggie; and the great grandfather of Sarah, Allison, and Kyla.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Elizabeth Church in Milton. Burial was in Milton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Parkinson’s Foundation at www.parkinson.org. For the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home guestbook, see www.alfreddthomas.com.