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In Memory of

Leona Virginia Ward

September 30, 1917 - April 20, 2017

Obituary


Leona Virginia Parker Ward, age 99, passed away on April 20, 2017 in Loveland, Colorado. Leona was born in Red Oak, Iowa, the daughter of Marlyn L. and Hazel (Bruce) Jenson. She was predeceased by her husbands, Robert W. Parker and Ret. Col. William Ward; daughter, Lynne Aregood; sister, Alice Higgins; and brother, Minor Jenson.

Leona is survived by her daughter, Blair Sapp; son-in-law, Nelson Aregood; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral Service to be held at 10:00 am, Monday, May 1, 2017 with Visitation one hour prior from 9:00 to...

Leona Virginia Parker Ward, age 99, passed away on April 20, 2017 in Loveland, Colorado. Leona was born in Red Oak, Iowa, the daughter of Marlyn L. and Hazel (Bruce) Jenson. She was predeceased by her husbands, Robert W. Parker and Ret. Col. William Ward; daughter, Lynne Aregood; sister, Alice Higgins; and brother, Minor Jenson.

Leona is survived by her daughter, Blair Sapp; son-in-law, Nelson Aregood; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral Service to be held at 10:00 am, Monday, May 1, 2017 with Visitation one hour prior from 9:00 to 10:00 at Olinger Chapel Hill Mortuary, 6601 S Colorado Blvd, Centennial, CO 80121. Committal Service to be held at 11:00 am at Olinger Chapel Hill Cemetery. Celebration of Life Reception will begin at 11:30 am.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made in Leona's name to the Patriotic Education Fund through The Military Order of World Wars, 435 North Lee Street, Alexandria, VA 22314-2301, www.moww.org or to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517, www.woundedwarriorproject.org.