Jim Ward, 84, of Stratford passed away peacefully at Seaforth Community Hospital on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
Beloved husband of the late Doris Ward (1999). Dear father of Bev Hanna (Joe), Randy Ward (Sue) and Eric Ward (Tina). Loving grandfather of Meghan Paradis (Lance), Joshua Hanna (Mary), Kevin Ward, Matthew Ward, Brooklyn Ward and Hendrix Ward-Kaufman. Cherished great grandfather of Lincoln and Paxton Paradis. Dear brother of Sally Scott. Dear brother-in-law of Ollie, Terry, Ruth and Eldeen Ward, Orval Bauer (Ruth), Mervin Bauer (Donna), Marilyn Campbell, Jean Fox (Jim), Joan Morrow (Dave), Royce Bauer, Darrell Bauer (Cathy), Doug Bauer (Sheila) and Cheryl Ryan (Paul). He will be remembered by his many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by his parents William and Margaret Ward, two children in infancy, brothers Frank, Elgin, Victor, Clayton (Marie), Jack and Harvey, sister-in-law Brenda Bauer and brother-in-law Keith Campbell.
Friends will be received at the Lockhart Funeral Home, 109 Montreal St., Mitchell on Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Ernie Naylor officiating. A reception will follow at the Lockhart Reception Centre. Interment in North Logan Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Cancer Society may be made at LockhartFuneralHome.com.