Ward Ainsworth McGinn
February 12, 1918 - August 7, 2010
Ward A. McGinn
Ward A. McGinn, age 92, of Brainerd, MN passed away on Saturday, August 7, 2010 at Bethany Good Samaritan Village in Brainerd.
Ward Ainsworth McGinn was born February 12, 1918 in Brainerd, MN, the son of Dr. H.G. and Olive G. (Lagerquist) McGinn. He was raised in the Brainerd area and attended school there. Ward worked various jobs throughout his life as a laborer. Ward had a passion for pipe organs, trains and sketching with a pencil. He was a member of the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in Brainerd.
Ward is survived by his sister, Marlyss (John) Schaefer, of Nisswa, MN; two nieces, Lynn (Warren) Holmes of Nisswa, Jody Schaefer of Minneapolis, MN; and one nephew, John (Debi) Schaefer of Prescott, AZ.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 10, at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church with Pastor Ivy Borgstrom officiating. A visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday at the church. Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd.
Memorials to Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church in lieu of flowers are preferred.
August 10, 2010, 11:00
Bethelehem Lutheran Church