Gail Susan Ward

  • Died: March 27, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Maplewood Park

4017 Maplecrest Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46815

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Gail Susan Ward, 40, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Dupont Hospital. She was born on July 14, 1978 in Kendallville, IN to Bruce Ira and Mary Lou (Sutton) Edwards. Gail graduated from East Noble High School. Since 2005, she owned and operated Glo on the Go Tanning Salon in Fort Wayne. Gail was creative and a jack-of-all trades, with a little help from YouTube, she could fix anything. She was very strong and never met an obstacle she couldn't overcome. Gail was a warm loving soul who had a contagious laugh and the best hugs. Her caring love and passion for helping others was next to none. She loved traveling and participating in Fort Wayne Ballroom Dancing. Gail absolutely loved being a mother and spending time with her children. Survivors include her children; Julianna and Lincoln Ward of Fort Wayne, husband, Chad Ward, of Fort Wayne, parents, siblings; Eric (Katherine) Edwards of OH, Carla (Nevada) Schneider of Kendallville, and Esther (Joe) Putman of Auburn, close friends; Janisha Meranda and Abigail Shipley and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Gail was preceded in death by her daughter, Malayah Ward and grandparents, Joyce and Isaac Sutton, and Merritt and Louise Edwards. A memorial service will be held at 6:00pm with calling 3 hours prior from 3:00pm-6:00pm on Friday, March 29, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Funeral Home Maplewood Park, 4017 Maplecrest Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815. Memorial donations may be directed to the family. To sign the online guestbook, visit