Archive for Wednesday, April 14, 2004

Obituary: Billie A. Ward


April 14, 2004

Services for Billie A. Ward, 70, Tonganoxie, were Monday, April 12, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.

Mr. Ward died Thursday, April 8, 2004, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence. He was born Dec. 17, 1933, in Linwood.

He served in the Army and was a farmer. In 1996, Mr. Ward retired from Quaker Oats Co., Lawrence.

On July 2,1960, he married Mary Agnes Kissinger. She survives, of the home.

Other survivors include a brother, Stewart Ward, Tupelo, Okla.; a sister, Betty Lou Murphy, Honolulu; 10 nieces and nephews; and 13 great-nieces and great-nephews.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Heart Association, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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