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Walter Stocker Ward
Birth: Jan. 20, 1894
Ash Grove
Davis County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1973
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA

Warren Stocker Ward, son of, John and Carolyn "Carrie" (Stocker) Ward.

Walter Stocker Ward sibling is:

Alma Wickham

Walter Stocker Ward married Cecil Zelda Kelley on September 4, 1920 in Moravia, Iowa.

Walter Stocker Ward was 26 years old and Cecil Zelda Kelley was 19 years old at the time of their marriage.

Walter Ward and Cecile Zelda Kelley children are:

Edith LaRue Ward b. Dec. 20, 1921
Mary Alice Ward b. Abt. 1923
Georgina Ward b. July 26, 1926
Frances Wilma Ward b. Abt. 1928
John William Ward b. Abt. 1935

Walter Ward

Funeral services for Walter Ward will be at the Metler - Wehrle Funeral Home Thursday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. Gary Mayes, of the Drake Avenue Christian Church, will be in charge. Burial will be in Mt. Ararat Cemetery.

Mr. Ward, 78, a retired railroad worker, who resided at 1205 West Washington Street, died at St. Joseph's Mercy Hospital at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9 following a brief illness. He had been hospitalized one day.

Born Jan. 20, 1894 in Appanoose County, he was the son of John and Caroline Stocker Ward. In 1920, he was married to Cecile Kelley of Moravia.

He was a member of Drake Avenue Christian Church and the American Legion, and was a veteran of World War I. He was employed as a section worker with the railroad 40 years.

Survivors are his wife, one son, John, Aledo, Ill.; four daughters, Mrs. Paul (Georgianna ) Hostetter, Morning Sun, Iowa; Mrs. Richard (Alice) Loving and Mrs. Grant (Frances) Banks, Settle, Wash; and Mrs. Ken (Edith) Bryant, Centerville; 25 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Lew (Alma) Wickham.

His parents, a half brother and sister preceeded him in death.

The family will be at the Metler - Wehrle Funeral Home Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m.

Typo errors on this obituary by the newspaper who wrote it. Settle is Seattle.

This site has been sponsored by fmaily member:

Mary Lou (Kelley) Steinbrink

Family Photo Contributed by family member:

Madalyn Bogert

Family Information Contriubted by family member:

Madalyn Bogert and Yvette E. Aune
Family links: 
  John Ward (1868 - 1930)
  Caroline Savilla Stocker Ward (1869 - 1895)
  Cecile Zelda Kelley Ward (1900 - 1975)*
  Edith LaRue Ward Bryant (1921 - 1998)*
  Georgianna Ward Hostetter (1922 - 1999)*
  Mary Alice Ward Loving (1923 - 1993)*
  Wilma Frances Ward Banks (1927 - 1996)*
  Alma C. Ward Wickham (1891 - 1973)*
  Walter Stocker Ward (1894 - 1973)
*Calculated relationship
Mount Ararat Cemetery
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
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Record added: May 11, 2009
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