May 11, 2009
Robert M. Ward, 80; of Fulton died Monday, May 11, 2009 at Oswego Hospital after a long illness. Mr. Ward was born in Thousand Islands, NY and he has been a resident of Fulton for most of his life. He retired from Allied Chemical, Solvay, NY after 32 years of service. He was a United States Veteran having served in the Army during the Korean War. Mr. Ward is survived by his wife of 58 years Frances Ward of Fulton, his 13 children: Linda (James) Secor of Fulton, Roberta (Anthony) Ferro of Fulton, Deborah (Dick) Merrill of Fulton, Kathy (Walt) Mason of Williamstown, NY, Sharon Mason of Fulton, Donna (Rick) Tompkins of Fulton, Patricia (Mike) Sphoon of Fulton, James Ward of Fulton, Robert Ward of Fulton, Dale (Edith) Ward of Fulton, Frank Ward of Fulton, Chuck Ward of Fulton, Eugene Ward of Fulton, his sister Viva Ward of Rochester, NY and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Memorial Services will be conducted 11:00 AM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc. 224 W. 2nd St. S. Fulton celebrated by Elder Ronald Sharp. Burial will be private. Calling hours will be held 9:00 to 11:00 AM Saturday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc.