R. Ward Bebb, 88, passed away Friday, February 2, 2018 in Medford, Oregon. He was born February 10, 1929 in Medford to Roy and Roberta Bebb. Ward was a graduate of the University of Oregon, and served in the Air Force from 1951-1955. He worked as a teacher and a girl’s basketball coach. Ward was a member of Rogue Valley Country Club and St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. He was an Oregon Duck fan and he enjoyed golf, volunteering, Bible study, bingo, and was on a bowling team. He is survived by his daughter, Barb Erickson (Bebb); son-in-law, John Erickson; and grandchildren, Nick and Valerie. He was preceded in death by his parents. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, February 19, 2018 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 140 N. Oakdale, Medford, officiated by Fr. Tom Sramek. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Dogs for the Deaf, 10175 Wheeler Rd., Central Point, OR 97502.