Lucille Ward Obituary

Lucille  Ward
Lucille Ward
Lucille Ward

July 1, 1928 - January 13, 2004
Born in Inez, KY
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Lucille "Lucy" Ward, 75, died Tuesday, January 13, 2004 at In Trust Hospice Taylor House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, January 16, 2004 at Grandview Park Funeral Home in Des Moines. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Pleasant Hill.

Lucille was born the daughter of Milford and Myrtle (Preece) Stepp on July 1, 1928 in Inez, Kentucky and moved to Des Moines in 1945. Lucille worked as a waitress and was a member of Oakwood United Methodist Church in Pleasant Hill.

Lucille loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Susie John; grandson, James John, Jr.; and six brothers and sisters. Lucille is survived by daughter, Becky (Steve) John of Des Moines; son, James (Donna) John and granddaughter Tiffany John of West Des Moines, granddaughter, Kari (Chris) Roberts and great- grandsons, Christian and Noah Roberts of Mitchellville; brother, John B. Stepp of Inez, Kentucky; and sister, Pat Pollock of Nebraska.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, January 15, 2004 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to In Trust Hospice Taylor House.




Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, January 15, 2004
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Friday, January 16, 2004
11:00 AM
Oakwood Cemetery
Pleasant Hill, IA US 50327
Friday, January 16, 2004