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Jacob "Jake" Cody Ward

Oct. 5, 1986-June 28, 2006

Gresham resident Jacob 'Jake' Cody Ward, 19, died Wednesday, June 28, in Portland. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, at East Hill Foursquare Church, 701 N. Main Ave., Gresham. A reception will follow from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Wink's Sports Pub, 3242 S. Troutdale Road, Troutdale.

Jake was born Oct. 5, 1986, to Thomas and Diane (Neibauer) Ward in Portland. He attended Centennial High School.

Jake worked for Fulton Provisions Meat for 18 months. He enjoyed motorcycles and soccer.

Survivors include his parents; special friend, Tabi Opoka; brother, Casey Ward; sister, Danielle Ward; and grandmothers, Frances Neibauer and Joan Ward, all of Gresham.

Bateman Carroll Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.