Robyn Lynn Ward
Robyn Lynn Ward was born January 12, 1964 in Toledo, Ohio to Florence Ray Mylnarek. Edwin Carns, Sr. married Florence and became Robyn’s father in 1966. Robyn died at home in Meridian, Idaho on March 27, 2018. Robyn was 54 years of age.
She attended elementary and high school at Living Word Academy in Kenny Lake, Alaska. She met Rus Ward in 1999 and they were married in Boise, Idaho on July 27, 2008. Although she was never blessed with children of her own, she was mother to Scott and Jessica Ward. Robyn had a great love for children and cared for many children of her friends over the years. She was the “favorite Aunt” to her nieces and nephews.
Robyn worked at the Bon Marche Department Store in Anchorage, AK, the Meridian Speedway, Meridian, ID, and Williams & Sonoma, Boise, ID.
She enjoyed being at the ocean, spending time at the race track, reading, relaxing in the sun and was gifted at writing cards and letters.
She is survived by her husband, Rus Ward, Meridian, ID; children, Scott (Krystal) Ward, Nampa, ID, Jessica (Matt) Farris, Nampa, ID; father, Edwin (Verna) Carns, Sr, Prescott, AZ; mother in law, Jean (Harry) Price, Ooltewah, TN, father in law, Chet Ward (Chris), Cascade, ID; siblings, Tony(Jeanne) Carns, Fitchburg, WI, Mike McGee, Toledo, OH, Julie (Tim) Schultz, Madison, WI, Scott C. (Chastity) Hedges, Virginia Beach, VA, Ed (Kim) Carns, Jr, West Salem, WI; brother in law, Rick Ward, Nampa, ID; sister in law, Morgan Price, TN; grandparents, Doris and Bob Carns, Toledo, OH, Peggy Ward, Nampa, ID and many special nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Toni, in August 2015 and her mother, Flo, in September 2015.
A celebration of life was held at 4:00 pm, Monday, April 2, 2018 at Bowman Funeral Parlor of Garden City.