Forrest  Junior Ward, 69, of Augusta, KS, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 in Andover, KS. 

The family will hold a visitation 1- 2 p.m. with memorial service following at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, both at Church of Christ, Augusta. 

Forrest  was born in Wichita, on June 1, 1948, to the late Margaret (McClellan) and Forrest M. Ward. He worked at Cessna for 11 years doing tool preparation.  Prior to that he had many other jobs including working in the sanitation department for the City of Augusta, working at Highland Dairy, and working as a custodian. 

On Feb. 10,1984 he married Sharon Kaye (Coley) Ward in El Dorado. She preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by: sister, Emma Shipman; brother, Curtis Ward.

He is survived by: daughters, Christian Ward of Wichita, Jennifer Kramer of Wichita, and Katie D. Ward of Augusta; son, Michael  Ward of Wichita; sister, Mary  Hamilton and husband Ian of Amarillo, Texas; grandchildren, Austin Ward and Brock Keith.

Memorial donations to Wichita Thunder Booster Club - The Storm P.O. Box 49212 Wichita, KS 67201.

Arrangements by Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta.