Adam Lee Ward loved culinary arts, music, Mizzou football

Thursday, June 19, 2014 | 8:03 p.m. CDT; updated 4:24 p.m. CDT, Friday, June 20, 2014

COLUMBIA — Adam Lee Ward of Columbia died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at University Hospital. He was 28.

Adam Lee WardMr. Ward showed others how to deal with hardships and never complained about the difficulties he faced in his life. He had a dedication to his family and friends, a love for the culinary arts and a passion for music. He enjoyed attending concerts and was a Mizzou football fan. He also enjoyed St. Louis Cardinals baseball.

Mr. Ward is survived by his mother, Tami Miller; a second mother, Janice Kite; a grandmother, Shirley Neimeyer; and two brothers, Danton Scott and Shaun Rottman.

Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W. Service will follow at 4 p.m. at the same location.

Memorial contributions can be made to Children’s Miracle Network, 205 W. 700 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84101 or the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 4742 N. 24th St., Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85016.

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