Marlene N. Ward, age 89, of Versailles, Ohio, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 1:05 PM at Village Green Nursing Home, Greenville, Ohio. She was born on March 20, 1927 in Versailles, Ohio, to the late Henry M. & Nola E. (Miller) Bowman.
She is survived by her sons and daughters in law, Leslie E. & Debra Ward of New Madison, Ohio, and Roger & Danna Miller of Greenville; 5 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; sisters, Mildred Campbell of Rossburg and Karen Sue & Dwayne Mote of Versailles.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Lester E. Ward and brother, Millard H. Bowman.
There will be a private service held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio.
It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the First Congregational Christian Church or Beamsville Christian Church. Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com