L. Margene Ward
MOUNT VERNON — L. Margene Ward, 84, of Miller Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon.
She was born Aug. 24, 1923, in Knox County to the late Clarence and Neva (Wolfe) McLarnan. Margene was a member of the Brandon United Methodist Church.
She is survived by a son, Michael (Lynne) Ward of Alpharetta, Ga.; two daughters, Deb (Lloyd) Bryant of Howard and Michelle (Ron) Ornstein of Harrisonburg, Va.; three grandchildren, Andy (Jodi) Bryant, Joel Ornstein and Naomi Ornstein; three great-grandchildren, Lauren, Jillian and Joshua Bryant; and a sister, Ledra (Bobby) Bickle of Florida.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Warren C. Ward; a granddaughter, Molly Bryant; and a brother, Earl McLarnan.
The family will observe a private funeral service. The Rev. Rob Law will be officiating. Burial will be in Brandon Cemetery. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Ward family.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary and guest registry are online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.