Mr. Bowden Wilson Ward, Jr., 79, of Seabrook, MD, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014. Retired in 1996 as an Aerospace Engineer from NASA. Mr. Ward's career with Goddard Space Flight Center spanned 33 years and included many projects including OSO, GRO and GOES.
Survived by wife of 48 years, Mary Felts Ward; son, Bowden Wilson Ward, III (Joselyn King); daughter, Elizabeth Ward Klamert; five grandchildren, Nathan and Ryan Ward, and Marleigh, Mitchell and Bennett Klamert; two sisters, Mary Frances Smith (James O. Smith) and Florence Ward Belote (Howard R. Belote); and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Visitation from 12:30 pm to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 29 at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD. Memorial service at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 29 from Faith United Church of Christ, 9333 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. In lieu of flowers, donations to Smile Train, PO Box 96231, Washington, D.C. 20090-6231. Online condolences to www.staufferfuneralhome.com.