Visitation today, funeral tomorrow for WDBJ7 photographer Adam Ward

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Elliott Kroll (left) and Jake Lichtenstein blow the Shofar at the interfaith service held in the Shaftman Performance Hall at the Jefferson Center in Roanoke, Va., on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Community religious leaders gathered Sunday to remember 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward, the two television journalists who were shot and […]

SALEM (WSLS 10) – Funeral arrangements have been set for WDBJ7 photojournalist Adam Ward.

Adam’s family will receive friends at Salem High School’s auditorium located at 400 Spartan Drive from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, August 31.

A celebration of Adam’s life will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, September 1 at First Baptist Church in Roanoke.

Everyone is encouraged to wear Virginia Tech and Salem Spartan colors.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to two scholarships set up in Adam’s name: Salem Education Foundation and Alumni Association, P.O Box 1461, Salem, VA, 24153; or to the Adam L. Ward Scholarship at Virginia Tech through WDBJ-7, 2807 Hershberger Road, NW, Roanoke, VA 24017.Click here to read the obituary in full. 

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