Michael John Ward

Michael John Ward, 52, a lifetime resident of Merritt Island passed peacefully at home on December 24th after a long bout with cancer.

Mike graduated from Merritt Island High School ('78) and Brevard Community College ('87). Mike spent most of his 30 year career at Sea Ray Boats. Mike was an avid sportsman; He loved being outside, motorcycling, fishing, and golfing.

Mike is survived by his loving wife, Martha; son, Joseph; stepson, Shawn (Stephanie); granddaughter, Calleigh; his mother, Nancy (Pete); brothers, Greg and Tim; sisters, Becky and Sarah; and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held Saturday, January 5th at 11am at the East Coast Christian Center, 680 N. Courtenay Pkwy.

In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to Chase bank.

A benefit will be held January 26th from 11-5 at 659 Fern Dr., MI.

Funeral Home

Island Cremations and Funeral Services
405 N. Courtenay Parkway Merritt Island, FL 32952

Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Jan. 3 to Jan. 5, 2013