Karen Amay Ward, Age 11 passed away on May 12th, 2013, in Albuquerque, NM.|
Karen was born on September 4, 2001, in Albuquerque, NM. She attended school at Hodgin Elementary. Karen loved gymnastics and basketball. She also enjoyed going camping and being outdoors with her family and friends. Her favorite hobby was reading, she was known to always have a book in her hand. Karen's dream was to be a cardiologist one day.
Karen is survived by her mother Jennifer Hodge of Albuquerque, NM and father Rodney Ward of Tucumcari, NM. Brothers Frank Ward of Albuquerque, NM, Trenton Ward of Tucumcari, NM, and Brooklyn Ward of Las Vegas, NV. Grandparents Helen Ward of Tucumcari, NM and Rick and Karen Watrouse of Albuquerque, NM. Great-grandmother Juanita Roybal of Pecos, NM. She was blessed with many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and teachers who loved her dearly.
A viewing will be on Wednesday, May 15th, 6-8pm at Riverside Funeral Home 225 San Mateo NE Albuquerque, NM.
Services will be on Thursday, May 16th at 10am Grace Church on San Antonio/Louisiana in Albuquerque, NM. Burial services will be in Tucumcari, NM at Tucumcari Cemetery at 4pm with reception to follow.
We love you Karen!
Psalms 23 The Lord is my Shepherd!
Isaiah 41:10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Published in the Quay County Sun on May 16, 2013