John T. Ward
January 20, 1968 ‒ January 06, 2021
Mount Vernon, Ohio
John T. Ward, age 52, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Marion General Hospital. He was born on January 20, 1968 in Columbus, Ohio the son of Thomas and Barbara (Buell) Ward. John was a 1986 graduate of Northridge High School.
He was a member of the Sunbury Eagles and Amvets Post #95 in Mount Vernon. John was an animal lover and took great care of his cats, fish, lizards, and birds. He also enjoyed working on his cars and hot rods and was a Harley Davidson enthusiast. John was a man of few words, but had a heart of gold, always willing to help others in their time of need.
John is survived by his wife Sherry Welsh-Ward whom he married on June 28, 2013; his children, Matthew Ward, Thomas Ward and Blaire Skaggs all of Mount Vernon; a grandson, Karson Ward; his parents; two brothers, Jerry Ward of Johnstown, and Bryan Ward of Sunbury.
The family will observe a private service at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of John T. Ward.
Memorial contributions in John’s name may be made to the Knox County Humane Society or Amvets Post #95.
To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
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