David H. Ward, 75 |
Sept. 18, 1940 — June 7, 2016
David H. Ward, 75, of Kewaskum, entered eternal life Tuesday, June 7, 2016, while enjoying his favorite pastime, golf.
Dave was born Sept. 18, 1940, the son of the late Walter and Ethel (nee Kortbein) Ward. On Aug. 7, 1976, he was united in marriage to Delores “Dee” Stump in Milwaukee.
Dave enjoyed reading, riding his Harley, wintering in St. Padre and traveling the Caribbean with Dee. His favorite hobby was playing golf. Dave was a longtime member of Hon-e-Kor Country Club, Hon-e-Kor Senior Golf League, Ozaukee Senior Golf League, Thursday Harley Golf League and even worked in the pro shop at Hawthorne Hills.
Dave was also a member of St. Lucas Church in Kewaskum for more than 15 years.
Those Dave leaves behind to cherish his memory include his wife of 39 years, Dee; a son, Steve (Catherine) Ward of Dallas; five grandchildren, Alexandra, Isabell, Andrew, Christian and Ethan Ward; a sister, Marge Buchholz of New Glarus; five sisters-in-law, Kay Brown of Streamwood, Illinois, Kathy Redington of Wonewoc, Marie (Tom) McDonnell of Lake Carroll, Illinois, Trisha Lehman of DeKalb, Illinois, and Connie (Terry) Mottley of Park Ridge, Illinois; a brother-in-law, Mike Stump of Winslow, Illinois; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, Dave was
preceded in death by three brothers-in-law, Ron Buchholz, Dan Redington
and Richard Stump, and his parents-in-law, Austin and Margaret (nee