Randy Greg ‘Wardi’ Ward

Randy Greg “Wardi” Ward, 49, of Tiffin, passed away at 9:08 p.m. Sunday, May 11, 2014, at his residence.

Randy was born May 29, 1964, in Tiffin, to Irvin and Geraldean (Askam) Ward. He married Jodi Dewald, they later divorced and she survives.

Survivors also include his three children, Brandon Dean (Tara Miller) Ward, Kristine Renee (Shaun Burgess) Ward and Kristopher Brad (Kayla Schindler) Ward, all of Tiffin; two grandchildren, Kurt Smith-Burgess and Arianna Jordan-Schindler; two brothers, Tim (Mary Lou Hayes) Ward of Tiffin and Doug Ward of Kentucky; and his loving adopted parents, Carol and Richard Poland of Willard.

Randy was a 1982 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School. He worked as a supervisor at Mills Company, Upper Sandusky. He devoted his life to helping others and always was giving to others, especially in setting an example for others to follow. He was a “Jack of all trades,” a hard worker in everything he did, enjoyed listening to music and going on drives with his children.

Randy was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Gary, Lonnie and Keith Ward; and a sister, Connie Vance.

His memorial service will take place at a later date. Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, Tiffin, is helping the family with their arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, 135 N. Washington St., Tiffin.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.engleshookfuneralhome.com.