Rick Ward Obituary, Death –It is with profound sorrow that we, Danielle Bailey and I, must share the heartbreaking news of our beloved Dad Eric’s passing. He departed after a brief yet valiant battle with illness, finding solace and peace in the early hours of this morning at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd. Our hearts are heavy with grief as we navigate this difficult time.
In our moment of profound loss, we are deeply grateful for the unwavering love and support we have received from our family and friends. To Jade Ward and Faye Ward, your presence and support have been our pillars of strength during this trying period. Your love has provided solace in our darkest hours.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the dedicated healthcare professionals at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd who cared for Dad during the past ten days. Among them, Dr. Gerallt Owen stands out as a beacon of kindness and compassion. His gentle soul and unwavering commitment to Dad’s well-being provided us with immense comfort during this trying time.
Additionally, we wish to express our profound appreciation to the staff at Wynne Crest Residential Home, who tirelessly cared for our Dad over the course of nearly two years. Your love and dedication ensured that he lived his final years with dignity, comfort, and the knowledge that he was cherished.
While we are consumed by grief, we find solace in the knowledge that, just 235 days after parting from this world, Dad has been reunited with the love of his life. Their reunion signifies a profound peace for him, free from pain and suffering. The memory of our Dad, Eric, will forever live on in our hearts.
He was a remarkable man who touched the lives of many with his kindness, love, and unwavering support. As we navigate the difficult journey of grief, we hold dear the cherished moments and the love he bestowed upon us. In our collective mourning, we are reminded that Eric’s legacy of love and warmth will continue to shine brightly in our hearts.
While the pain of his loss is profound, the memories we shared with him will forever bring comfort and solace. Rest in peace, dear Dad, knowing that you are reunited with your beloved and free from earthly trials. You will be dearly missed, and your memory will be cherished eternally.