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October 11, 2012

Arlie Ward, 88, of Delaware died Aug. 9, 2011 in Grady Memorial Hospital.

He was born April 17, 1923 in Paintsville, Ky., to George and Lena (Mead) Ward. He moved to Delaware in the 1950’s and worked as a machinist for the Abex Corporation.

He is survived by a daughter, Brenda Scaggs of Delaware; two sons, Steve of Delaware and Kenneth Wayne of Williamsburg,Va.; a sister, Nora Kussmaul of Jacksonville, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred in 2007; a son, To;, a sister, Ethel Fryer; and nine brothers.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the Robinson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Park. Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3380 Tremont Road, Columbus, OH 43221.

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