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Ruth Charlene Ward

December 29, 1928 July 10, 2018
Ruth Charlene Ward
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Obituary for Ruth Charlene Ward

Ruth Charlene Ward, age 89, of Marionville, Missouri, passed away at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at the Ozarks Methodist Manor in Marionville. She was born December 29, 1928 in Maryville, Missouri, the daughter of Harry and Ora (King) Hartness.

Ruth was a 1946 graduate of Maryville High School, in Maryville, Missouri and graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Missouri-St. Louis. She retired after 16 years as a secretary for Western Union and attended the First United Methodist Church in Marionville.

Ruth is survived by her four sons, David Ward of Kirkwood, Missouri, Stephan Ward and his wife, Tina, of Holiday, Florida, Paul Ward and his wife, Susan, of Collinsville, Oklahoma and Mark Ward and his wife, Linda, of East Alton, Illinois; six grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Her parents, Harry and Ora, son, Warren Ward, sister, Mary Margaret Palmer, daughter-in-law, Suzie Ward and two grandsons, Joshua Ward and Alan Ward, preceded her in death.

A memorial service, under the direction of the Williams Funeral Home, in Marionville will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July21, 2018, at the Ozarks Methodist Manor Chapel in Marionville.

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Memorial Service




10:00 AM 7/21/2018 10:00:00 AM
Ozarks Methodist Manor Chapel

205 S. College Ave.
Marionville, MO 65705

Ozarks Methodist Manor Chapel
205 S. College Ave. Marionville 65705 MO
United States

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Marionville IOOF Cemetery Final Resting Place

Hwy 14
Marionville, MO 65705

Hwy 14 Marionville 65705 MO
United States

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