Mary Agnes Ward

Mary Agnes Ward, 83, passed away Monday, March 18, 2013, at Golden Living Center-Lincoln Hills.
She was born in Perry County July 5, 1929, daughter of the late Andrew and Katherine (James) Jarboe. Also preceding her in death were a brother, Paul Jarboe and sisters Dorothy Taylor and Clara Jarboe.
She was united in marriage March 16, 1946, to Ralph Ward. Mary retired from General Electric in 1989 after 37 years. A member of St. Paul Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella, she enjoyed fishing.
Mary is survived by her husband of 67 years, Ralph Ward; a daughter, Carolyn Cronin of Tell City; a sister, Sarah Beard of Muncie; a brother, William Jarboe of Tell City; two grandchildren, Marty Cronin and Shannon Krautkremer and five great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 21, (today) at St. Paul Catholic Church with burial in St. Mary's Cemetery. The Rev. Dennis Duvelius will officiate.
Visitation will be from 8:30 until 9:30 a.m. today at Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic Church or St. Mary's Cemetery.
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Published in Perry County News on Mar. 21, 2013