Eugene E. Ward, 81, of Paris, passed away at 11:20 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care, Terre Haute, Ind. He was a quality control inspector for a defense contractor.
Following cremation, services will be announced at a later date. Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Ward was born June 5, 1937, in Embarrass Township, Edgar County, the son of the late Paul Scott and Eda Pupilli Ward. He married Kathleen Mullins Ward in Minneapolis, Minn., and she survives.
He is also survived by his children Laurie (Kenneth) Koestler of Jordan, Minn., and Michelle (Robert) Wolf of Chaska, Minn.; and four grandchildren.
Mr. Ward served in the United States Army.
Donations may be made to the Edgar County Humane Association.
Online condolences at www.stewartandcarrollfuneralhome.