Mom received her Angel Wings on December 18, 2020. She was born on March 16, 1933, at the family\nhome in Elwood, Utah. She was the fourth of five children and only daughter of William and Mary\nWagstaff Petersen. Carol graduated from Bear River High School. While she was working for the\nairlines in TX, she met a young missionary from Bloomington, ID. She married her eternal companion,\nLeRoy H. Ward, on April 20, 1953 in the Logan LDS Temple. Together they had six children, Calvin\n(Cathy), Dorthy, Boyd, Lily (Glen) Jones, Don (Shara), and Brad (Tiauna).\nCarol worked for Drs Smith and Hannum for over 10 years. She had a talent for handiwork and created\nmany beautiful items for family, friends and various charities. She loved genealogy and spent countless\nhours researching. When Dad retired they moved to SLC where they both held various church callings.\nCarol is survived by her husband, LeRoy, five children, 18 grandchildren, 41 great grandchildren and 9\ngreat-great grandchildren, one brother, Reed (Phyllis) Petersen, and one sister-in-law Dolores Petersen\nalong with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.\nShe was preceded in death by her infant son Boyd, parents, and brothers Willis (Virginia/Elna), Earl\n(Margaret/Gwen) and Harold Petersen.\nAlthough we miss Mom terribly, we are thrilled that she will be spending her first Christmas with her\nson Boyd and with her parents and brothers who she missed dearly.\nThe family would like to express our gratitude to Lori, Angel, Marissa, Steven and others from Tender\nCare Hospice for their loving care to our Mom.\nA viewing will be held Sunday, Dec 27, from 6-8 pm and before the funeral services Dec 28, from 9-10\nam at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 E 200 S, Brigham City. Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec\n28, at 11 am at the Brigham City First Ward, 236 E 100 S, Brigham City. Interment in the Tremonton,\nUtah, cemetery.\nDue to COVID-19, masks are required and social distancing will be observed.\nFollow this link to see the live stream of the funeral service. https://my.gather.app/remember/carol-ward\n\nIn remembrance of Carol's life, the family asks that any charitable donations be made to Huntsman Cancer Institute.