Daniel F. Ward, Elkhorn, WI (1951 - 2013)
November 23, 1951 - March 16, 2013
Daniel F. Ward, 61, of Elkhorn, WI, died early Saturday morning, March 16, 2013, at his home. Dan was born in Elkhorn, WI, to the late Francis Hollister “Holly” and Joyce (Amann) Ward on Nov. 23, 1951. He graduated from Elkhorn High School with the Class of 1969, and then he attended University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. He was the owner of The Sports Page in Elkhorn, and a longtime member of the Walworth County Tavern League, serving for eight years as its president; the Tavern League of Wisconsin, serving for two years as a director on the state board, and a member of the Walworth-Lakeland Elks Lodge #2201.
Dan is survived by his fiancée, Lee Holland Dewitt; and his sister, Nancy Ward, both of Elkhorn; by a host of other relatives and many great friends and patrons, who will miss his presence, his generosity and inimitable personality. Dan was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
Private Memorial Service with the Walworth-Lakeland Elks Lodge #2201 will be held Monday, March 25, 2013, at HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 730 N. Wisconsin Street, Elkhorn, WI. Visitation will be Sunday, March 24, 2013, from 1 until 6 p.m. at the FUNERAL HOME. Memorials may be made in Dan’s name to: VIP Services, 811 E. Geneva Street, Elkhorn, WI 53121. On-line guestbook is at www.haaselockwoodfhs.com.