Walter Ward Beall, 79, of Apache Junction, Ariz., formerly of Marshalltown, died on Monday, April 30, 2012, in Meza, Ariz. He was born June 2, 1932, in Washington, D.C.
Known as Ward to family and friends, he is survived by sons: Roger (Mary Jane) and David (Melissa) Beall; sister Anne Little; grandchildren: David, Chris and Stephanie and two great-grandchildren: Ashlynn and Jerett.
He was preceded in death by his wife Esther in 2010. A private family burial is planned at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.