Frankie Ward


Frankie Ward, 91, of Fortville, passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Greenfield Healthcare Center. She was born February 9, 1926 in Manhattan, Kansas to Frank and Ollie (Burns) Vanslyke.

Frankie enjoyed crocheting, gardening painting and working on crafts. She had worked at U.S. Envelope in Indianapolis, Daffodil Bakery and MCL in Lawrence.

Frankie is survived by son Kenneth R. (Madelon) Ward of McCordsville; grandsons: Trent D. (Lisa) Ward and Roy K Ward; several great-grandchildren and great-stepgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Roy E. Ward in 2007; brother Fred Vanslyke and sister Sarah Dalrimple.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will take place at Gravel Lawn Cemetery, Fortville. Memorial contributions may be made to charity of the donor’s choice.

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Services have been entrusted to Seals Funeral Home, Fortville.