Alice M. (Hartzell) Ward

BELOIT — Alice M. (Hartzell) Ward, 85, of Beloit, died at her home on Tuesday surrounded by her family.

Born on Feb. 6, 1933, she was the daughter of the late John and Clara (Helsel) Hartzell.

Mrs. Ward worked as a plate maker at MPI Labels for over 50 years, retiring in 2016.

Survivors include a son, Walter Ward III; two granddaughters; and four great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Brian L. Ward.

No services will be held at this time per her request.

Friends and family can sign the guest register online at

Arrangements were handled by the Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home of Sebring.