Arthur “Bud” Ward, 84, of Marshall, died peacefully at home on Monday, January 20, 2014.

Bud was born on January 20, 1930 to Evert and Verna Ward.

He was the husband of June (Rollert) Ward and a loving father to seven children. His children include: Tom, Linda (Bob) Wise, Daniel, Dennis (Kris), Paula Jean (deceased), David (Kendra) and Doug (Wendy) Ward. Is also survived by siblings: Alberta (Donald) McGraw, Arlene (Carl) Lang and Arber (Carol) Ward as well as his 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and other family and friends.

Proceeded in death by his daughter; Paula Jean, grandson; Keith, sister; Alice Butzine and his parents.

A visitation will be held from 3:00PM to 6:00PM on Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Marshall United Methodist Church. A service to follow with Rev. Afi Dobbins presiding. A private burial will be held Friday at Washington Cemetery, Portland WI.

Pederson-Nowatka Funeral Homes – Waterloo will be serving the family.

To place an online condolence, please visit www.pn-fh.com