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Betty Irene Ward

November 25, 1934 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 84)

Obituary

Betty Irene Ward, age 84, of Adrian, MI, passed away August 8, 2019, at home under the care of Hospice of Lenawee. She was born November 25, 1934, in Morenci, MI, the daughter of Ray & Mabel (Brim) Brink. On June 10, 1953, she married Andrew Ward, Jr., he preceded her in death on April 9, 2018.  Betty really loved playing bingo, gardening and flea marketing.  She is survived by her children, Wendell Dean (Cynthia) Ward, Merrie Ann (Jim) Baggett and Ilah Marie Ward, several grandchildren and great grandchildren, a brother, Albert Brink; and two sisters, Helen Stahl, and Edith Wonders and several nieces and nephews.  In addition to her husband Andrew Ward, Jr. she was preceded in death by her parents, Ray & Mabel Brink, two sons, Kenny Roger Ward and Roger Lee Ward and siblings, Floyd Leady, Ray Brink, James Brink, Louise Fazekas, Hazel Crall and Earl Brink.  Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, 2959 N. Adrian Hwy, Adrian, MI, with Chaplain Gary Krohn officiating. Visitation will also be on Tuesday from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Adrian, MI.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
August 13, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
2959 N. Adrian Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Funeral Service
Tuesday
August 13, 2019

1:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
2959 N. Adrian Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Final Resting Place

Lenawee Hills Memorial Park
1291 Wolf Creek Hwy
Adrian, MI 49221

Donations

To the family to be used accordingly
2959 N. Adrian Hwy, Adrian MI 49221

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