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Russell Joseph Ward

  • Birth 11 Oct 1912 Steele, Kidder County, North Dakota, USA
  • Death 13 Nov 1987 Iroquois County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Specifically: Ashes at the home of his daughter, Sharon
  • Memorial ID 55613708

Russell Ward was the husband of Verna Henneinke Ward,
my Grandmother`s Sister.
Russell Joseph Ward was born in Steele, North Dakota, a son of Joseph Calvin Ward and Iva Pearl Stroup Ward, on October 11, 1912.

He was their first son and 3rd child of 5. 3 sisters and 1 brother. He married Verna Ida Henneinke on September 8, 1936. He passed away November 13, 1987, congestive heart failure, after having bypass surgery done. He was a farmer and a carpenter. He has two children; Sharon and Virginia. Per his wishes, he was cremated. His remains stand at rest on his daughter Sharon`s fireplace mantle in Highland Village, Texas.

Update ~
After his dear wife Verna passed away, their ashes were to be dispersed together on their farm land in Loda, Illinois.

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  • Created by: Steve
  • Added: 29 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55613708
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Russell Joseph Ward (11 Oct 1912–13 Nov 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55613708, ; Maintained by Steve (contributor 47117038) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, who reports a Ashes at the home of his daughter, Sharon.