Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
Complete Obituary
Hasroe Ward
  Hasroe Ward, 84, of St. Marys, died at 1:58 p.m. May 25, 2012, at Golden Living Center, St. Marys.
He was born Nov. 26, 1927, in Floyd County, Ky., to Joe and Martha "Patsy" Thornsberry Ward. On Oct. 31, 1981, he married Phyllis J. Steinke, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Vongia (Michael) Kaskel, Delphos, Patricia (Jerry) Steinke, Chattanooga, Tenn., and Marylin Sue (Jeff) Shrider, Mendon; four stepchildren, Mike (Fran) Ray, Tarpon Springs, Fla., Dennis (Lynne) Ray, Celina, Jim (Dede) Ray, New Knoxville, and Neal Ray, St. Marys; two sisters, Virginia Bates, Columbus, and Osie Shaw, Birmingham, Ala.; a brother, Brownlow Ward, Floyd County; 15 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased are four brothers, Will, Andy, Perry and Daniel Ward; four sisters, Lillie Little, Lizzie Thompson, Sarah Ellen Ward and Christine Ward; and two stepsons, Jeff and Billy Ray.
He retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. plant in St. Marys. He was a member of Old Regular Baptist Church, the National Rifle Association and the North American Hunting Club. He recorded folk music for the Archive of Folk Songs for the Library of Congress.
Services are 1 p.m. Thursday at Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home, St. Marys, the Rev. Bob Warren officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.
Calling is 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to Grand Lake Hospice or the Auglaize County Cancer Unit.
Condolences may be left at Millerfuneralhomes.net.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Tonight
43°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Tomorrow
50°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Tomorrow Night
40°
Mostly Cloudy
15%
Wednesday
54°
Partly Sunny
10%
Wednesday Night
36°
Mostly Clear
4%
Thursday
56°
Mostly Sunny
5%
Thursday Night
38°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Friday
61°
Partly Sunny
10%
Friday Night
45°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Saturday
66°
Mostly Sunny
5%
Saturday Night
45°
Mostly Clear
4%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Saturday, October 18
index pict
Friday, October 17
index pict
Friday, October 17
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, October 2
index pict
Accident at 127 and 119
Monday, September 29
index pict
Grand Lake Marathon