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Marion I. (Forrest) Ward

December 3, 1917 ~ October 31, 2017 (age 99)

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Marion I. Ward, age 99, of Palmyra, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at her home.

Marion was born on December 3, 1917 the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Burrow) Forrest.  She worked as a seamstress for many years and later was a CNA for Lakeland Healthcare Center.  Marion enjoyed sewing and crocheting.  She was a very generous person and loved spending time with her family.

Beloved mother of Curtis Ward of Janesville, Juliana (Steven) Buyatt of Knapp, and Priscilla (Jack Sr.) Standley of Palmyra.  Marion was loved and will be remembered by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and sister Geraldine Green of FL.

Marion was preceded in death by her husband John Ward.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Palmyra United Methodist Church 122 N.  5th Street Palmyra, WI. 

Those planning an expression of sympathy, please consider memorials in Marion’s name to The Palmyra United Methodist Church (address above) or the Janesville Salvation Army 514 Sutherland Ave.  Janesville, WI  53545.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Salvation Army
514 Sutherland Ave, Janesville WI 53545

Palmyra United Methodist Church
122 N. 5th St., Palmyra WI 53156

 Service Information

Memorial Service
December 2, 2017

2:00 PM
Palmyra United Methodist Church
122 N. 5th Street
Palmyra, WI 53156

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