Benjamin Michael Ward

Benjamin Michael Ward, 28, passed away on Saturday, August 13, 2016. Ben was born in Stockton, California, on May 22, 1988. Ben is preceded in death by his grandfather, Sergio “Sam” Rabanal. He is survived by parents Debbie and Larry Roberts, and Michael and Susan Ward. He is also survived by siblings Lexi Guzman, Andrea Ward, Trenton Ward, Felicia Ward, Dylan Roberts, and Nolan Roberts, as well as grandparents Jane Rabanal, and David and Jackie Ward, and his girlfriend, Erin Casey. Additionally, Ben leaves behind many beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. SERVICES

Memorial services will be held at Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home on Thursday, August 25, 2016, at 10:00 am.


A graveside memorial at Cherokee Memorial Park is scheduled for 1:00 pm following the memorial service. Memorial contributions can be made to Ben’s Memorial Fund at