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Esther Gubser Ward, age 87, died Sunday, June 12, 1994 at Dixie Regional Medical Center.

She was born December 21, 1906 in Seymor, Missouri. She married Frederick J. Ward in Springfield, Missouri and their marriage was later solemnized in the St. George LDS Temple. He preceded her in death.Mrs. Ward became a registered nurse in Missouri where she lived in her early life. She lived in Imperial Valley, California for several years before coming to St. George where she has lived most of her life. She worked in the Dairy Farm business with her husband for many years. She was an active member of the LDS Church and enjoyed traveling and needlework.

Survivors include four children: Allen F. Ward, Spokane, Washington; Terry Ward, Magna, Utah; Pat Porter, Henderson, Nevada; William J. Ward, Salt Lake City; 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 15, 1994 at 11 a.m. at the St. George LDS 16th Ward Chapel, 550 East 700 South, where friends may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. prior to services. Interment in the St. George City Cemetery under the direction of the Metcalf Mortuary.

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