Steve Mark Ward
Birth Date: March 31, 1957
Death Date: May 4, 2018
In Loving Memory of
Steven Mark Ward
3/31/57 – 5/4/18
Steve Ward passed away peacefully at the young age of 61, surrounded by his three loving daughters and his brother Jason, on May 4th, 2018. Steve was born in Nevada City on March 31st, 1957 to Robert and Carol Ward.
Throughout Steve’s life he lived all over California and Nevada. Spending his younger years in Pacifica, CA and moving on to Nevada, where he became a father. They say that there is no such thing as a real life hero but Steve Ward was just that. He worked hard his entire life and was skilled in many trades; heavy equipment operator, mining, carpentry, etc. Yet he still found the time to take his daughters on many outdoor adventures such as hunting, camping, fishing, dirt bike riding, and many more. In the midst of all his hard work and adventures, he taught his daughters to be the strong willed and great parents they are today.
Steve is survived by his three daughters; Stephanie Roth of Citrus Heights CA, Heather Ward of Elko NV, and Bonnie Ward of Roseville CA; HIs five siblings along with several nieces and nephews, Dave(Diane, Kenny, Matt, Janine), Kay(Christina), Debbie(Dave, Josh), Montie, and Jason(Melody, Kaylie, Nick, Alyssa); His 6 grandchildren and one on the way Brandon, Shawn, Jade, George, Shane, and Mason.
Steve was preceded in death by his father, Robert Ward and his nephew Shane Held.
A celebration of life will be held at Steve’s residence 115 Irene Avenue, Roseville, CA 95678 at 2:00pm, on May 19th, 2018. Friends and family will be sharing their favorite memories/stories of Steve along with some of their favorite dishes.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to the American Cancer Society.