Karen Ann Ward, 74 passed July 17, 2018 surrounded by loving family. Born February 12, 1944 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin the daughter of Ernest and Cleo Ramazini. Karen was the loving wife of John Ward and mother of Suzanne Dodd and Daniel Ward. She is survived by her children Suzanne and Daniel, sisters June Schnell and Kathy Murray, grandchildren Amanda, Christopher, Cody and Francisco and great grandchildren Colton and Tatum. She is preceded in death by her parents, sister Patsy and husband John. A Celebration of Life will be held Friday July 27, 2018 @ 2:00pm at Mountain View Funeral Home located at 7900 E Main St, Mesa AZ 85207. Reception to follow immediately after at 10946 E Ramona Ave, Mesa Az 85212.