WARD Earl Thomas


It is with broken hearts and sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather and great grandpa. Earl has been reunited with his soulmate Lois on Sunday, March 10, 2019.

Beloved husband of late Lois Ward for 63 years. Cherished father of Patti Turco (Fred), Doug, Bryan (Kim) and the late Kevin (Sheila). Proud Papa of Gregg, Sheri, Amanda (Jeremy), Spencer (Stephanie) and Stevie. Special Papa of Tanner (Ashley), Brayley (Jenn) and Madison (Anthony). Loving grampy to Morgan, Luke, Nora, Mason, Evelyn, Violet, Havyn and the beautiful addition to the family arriving this spring. Predeceased by his parents Earl and Nora Ward. Dear brother of the late Edie (late Lyons), late June (late Roger), and the late Sonny (late Gail). Brother-in-law of the late George Chalmers (Iris) and the late Dorothy DeClercq. Earl will be fondly remembered by Paula, Jason and many other nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends are invited to visit the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E, 705-759-2522) on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 between 11:00 am and 12:30pm. Funeral Service to follow in the chapel at 1:00 pm with Mrs. Helen Smith officiating.

Special thank you to Krista, Melissa, Taylor, Sarah and all the staff at the FJ Davey Home on Apple Orchid 2 for your care and compassion.

Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.