Nathan E. (Nate) Ward
Residence: Chalmers, Indiana
Died: Friday, August 13, 2010
Location: 2:05 p.m., at the St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette, Indiana
 
 
Age: 61
Date of Birth: Thursday, January 20, 1949
Birth place:
Branch: Navy
 
Father: Maurice Malcolm Ward  
Mother: Jesse Faye (Benjamin) Ward  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Lived in White County, Indiana, area most all of his life.
Funeral Date: Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Funeral Location: 11:00 a.m., at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Rev. Lelan McReynolds of the Brookston Federated Church in Brookston, Indiana
Burial will take place: Hickory Grove Cemetery, in rural Carroll County, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 17, 2010, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Nate had lived in the White County, Indiana, area most all of his life and was a 1967 graduate of Twin Lakes High School of Monticello, Indiana. He was a United States Navy Veteran and had graduated from Great Lakes Naval Academy. Nate enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening both vegetables and flowers, mushroom hunting, water skiing, and canoeing. He was a big jokester. Nate dearly loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. After his retirement Nate was planning a canoe trip down to the Mississippi.
Special Services: A Flag Presentation by the Honor Guard of the American Legion, VFW and AmVets Posts, all of Monticello, Indiana, will be conducted at the cemetery.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the National Wild Turkey Federation. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On July 3, 1999, at their yard in Chalmers, Indiana, he married Suzanne C. Crowell - Weaver. She survives.
Survivors include:
Wife.
Suzanne Ward of Chalmers, Indiana;

Daughters,
April May (husband Greg) Ward - Lawrence of Brookston, Indiana,
Alicia Renee Ward of Monticello, Indiana, and
Nathalie Eugenia (husband Allen) Kabela of Goodyear, Arizona;

Step Daughter,
Mary Martincich of Brookston, Indiana;

Step Sons,
James "Jim" Weaver of Indianapolis, Indiana, and
Michael Scott Weaver of Monticello, Indiana;

Mother-in-law,
Margie Crowell of Monticello, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Michael, Nick, and Damian Ward,
Taylor and Nathan Jensen,
Heaven and Gregory Ward - Lawrence;

Step Grandchildren,
Joseph, and Justin Weaver,
Amanda Martincich,
Evan Mickels,
Trevor and Tryton Weaver;

Great Grandchildren,
Austin, Jesse, and Melonie Ward, and
two (2) on the way;

Step Great Grandchildren,
Spencer and Cayden Weaver;

Sisters,
Janice Abbott,
Nancy (husband Jim) Gosnell, and
Connie (husband Warren) Alma;

Brothers,
Bruce (wife Darla) Ward,
Charles Ward,
Tim Ward, and
James Ward;

Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews and Cousins.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Maurie Malcolm and Jesse Faye (Benjamin) Ward;

Infant Daughter,
Denise Lynn Ward;

Brother,
Maurice David Ward.
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home