Rose Mary Ward, 48

Rose Mary Ward, 48, of Wabash, died at 11:07 p.m., Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. 

She was born April 16, 1970, in Wabash, to Frank and Elsie (Fisher) Ward.

Rose Mary was a graduate of Wabash High School. She enjoyed aggravating people, attending dances, dressing up, her boyfriend, and spending time with her housemates. 

She is survived by three brothers, Junior Hayslip of Columbus, Ohio, Frank Hayslip of Wabash, and Robert (Charity) Ward of Plymouth, and several nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Paul Ward.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Curt Alexander officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. 

Friends may call one hour prior to the service Friday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Wabash Pathfinders Client Fund.

The memorial guest book for Rose Mary may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Jan 07