VERN DONALD "DON" WARD II, 61, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born in Fort Wayne, Don was Vice President of Operations with Ward Corporation for over 40 years. He enjoyed creating artistic pieces of craftsmanship with his personal touch. He also enjoyed fishing, his "jam" sessions, watching westerns, but most of all spending time with his family. "He loved his family and cherished his time with his grandchildren." Surviving are his loving wife of 36 years, Dawn Ward; parents, Vern (Marion) Ward of Fort Wayne; children, Jennifer (Steven) Churchward, Donald Ward, Lindsey (Christopher) Thierry, Michelle (Christopher Wnetrzak) Ward, and Adam Ward all of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Ashlynn, Andrew, William, Anna, Evelyn, Alysha, Skylar, Esa, and Liam; siblings, Roland Ward of Bradenton, Fla., Chris (Vicki) Ward, Elizabeth (Dr. Edward) Rademaker, Mary Jo (Timothy) Atkins all of Fort Wayne; along with many extended family members. Memorial service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Wayne St. with calling one hour prior. The Rev. Lehn officiating. Memorials may be made to the Donor's Choice. D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home is handling arrangements. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com
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D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes - Pine Valley
1320 East Dupont Road Ft. Wayne, IN 46825
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Mar. 17, 2014