Eloise A. Ward

Eloise A. Ward, 95, of Fostoria, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria.

She was born Aug. 6, 1923, in Risingsun, to the late Charles and Gertrude (Herdsman) Huff. She married Paul Ward June 30, 1941, in Napoleon, and he died Feb. 3, 2018.

She is survived by five children, Steve “Sam” (Deb) Ward of Fostoria, Paula (Larry) Brandenburg of Centerville, Tanya Abbott of McComb, Lana Schlosser of Port Clinton and Sara Ward of Tiffin; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; nine great-great grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Margaret Bourne of Fostoria.

She also was preceded in death by two brothers, Don Correll and Jack Huff; four sisters, Phyllis Kuhn, Kathleen Todd, Georgeann Conine and Marvleen Johnson; and great-granddaughter, Sydney Welch.

Her funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, with the Rev. William Bentley officiating.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, and one hour prior to the funeral Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

Memorials may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church or charity of the donor’s choice.