Stanley “Stan” Charles Ward, 69, of Indianapolis, IN, passed away on December 18, 2020 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born a twin on June 1, 1951 in Indianapolis, IN to Francis N. Ward and Doris Marie Ward. Stan is survived by the love of his life, Carol L. Cranfield; daughter, Lecia (Tim) Miller; son, Scott (Michelle) Ward; step-daughters, Angie (Steve) Knight, Amey Saucier and Amanda Cranfield; sisters, Sue (Joe) Griffith, Alicia (Brian) Craig, Cathy (Dan) Wendorff; brothers, “twin” Steven (Connie) Ward, Phil (Debbie) Ward, Mark (Heather) Ward; grandchildren, Lacey Garland, Shelby Jaynes, David Jaynes Jr, Skylar Ward, Brookelen Ward; step-grandchildren, Jacob, Brendan, Morgan, Tyler, Mackenzie and Jordan; 5 Great Grandchildren, Xander, Xayden, Elayna, Dexton and Miara. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Stan was a member of West Newton United Methodist Church where he was a Pastor Parish Chairperson and Chairman of their Response Team.
Stan took great pride in tending his garden, rose bushes and many plants and flowers.
He enjoyed tinkering with his 1931 Model A Ford and his 1955 Pontiac. Stan was an avid golfer and enjoyed keeping record of his weekly outings with his twin brother Steve.
There will be a graveside service for family and close friends on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 11:00 am at West Newton Cemetery in West Newton, IN. Officiating will be Pastor Anne Gatts.
There will be a Celebration of Life that will be planned in the spring at West Newton UMC.
Arrangements handled by Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Royster-Askin-Sandrock Chapel, 2310 W. Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46222.
Online condolences at www.bellmortuary.com
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