Monte Gale Ward
Monte Gale Ward, age 81, of Dellroy passed away Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, in Union Hospital.
Born Jan. 29, 1929, in New Cumberland, WV, he was a son of the late Frank R. and Alice V. (Taylor) Ward.
He was a veteran of the Army and Air Force. He worked in the airline industry as well as a manager/district manager of Elby's Restaurants in Dover. He enjoyed golf, bowling and playing cards. He graduated from Toronto High School and had taken business classes.
He is survived by his wife, the former Margaret "Peg" Ann Childs, whom he married June 15, 1957; a son, Mark (Karen) Ward of Dover; a daughter, Debbie Arballo of Whiteboro, TX; two grandchildren, SSGT Kyle (Kelie) Ward of Hickam AFB, HI, and Kory Ward of Dover; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Ann Ward of Canton.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Kendall Ward.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Jan. 25 at 11:30 a.m. in Christ Community Church in Dellroy with Pastor Ron Silver officiating with full military honors by VFW, DAV and American Legion. Calling hours are Monday, Jan. 24 from 6-9 p.m. in Allmon-Dugger-Cotton Funeral Home in Carrollton. Donations may be made to Community Hospice in Monte's memory.