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Ralph J. Ward


1947 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Ralph J. Ward Obituary
RALPH J. WARD Ralph passed away on Sunday, Sept. 24 just one week after his 70th birthday. He was born outside of Buffalo, NY Sept. 17th, 1947 in an "infant home," and adopted three months later to Martin and Evelyn Ward who both preceded him in death, as did his sister, Rita Fruth of Phoenix. The family moved to Chico in 1979. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of nearly 48 years, Judy (Foran) Ward, his son, Joshua (Kristy) Thomas-Ward, his daughter, Kristen Corey Ward, his furry child, Katie, Grandsons, Miles Ward and Julian Ward, Step-grandchildren, JJ.Thomas, Addison Thomas and Kaylee Thomas, and furry grandchild, Chance. There will be a Celebration of Life memorial for all those people whose lives he touched at the Lakeside Pavilion on California Park Drive On Oct. 22, 2017 from 1:00 to 3:30.
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Oct. 1, 2017
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