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Orville Ballard

Orville T. "Bud" Ballard

Monday, September 29th, 1941 - Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
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Obituary

ORVILLE T. “Bud” BALLARD, age 78, Retired Philadelphia Police Captain, passed away peacefully on February 5, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Devoted husband to Dorothy (nee Westermann). Loving father to Debbie Hayes and her husband, David; Dottie Thomas and her husband, Stephen; and Tom Ballard. Beloved grandfather to Christopher, Leighton, Allison, Stephen, Amanda and Ryan and dear great grandfather to Landon and Brynlee. Relatives, friends and members of FOP Lodge#5 are invited to his viewing Saturday, February 15, 2020, from 9:00am until 10:30am at St. Christopher Church, 13301 Proctor Road, Philadelphia, PA 19116, followed by funeral mass 10:30am. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the FOP Lodge #5 Survivors Fund 11630 Caroline Road, Phila., PA 19154-2110 or National Parkinson Foundation, Gift Processing Center, PO Box 5018, Hagerstown, MD 21741
www.DiGiacomoFuneralHome.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 9:00am - 10:30am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 9:00am - 10:30am
    Location
    St. Christopher Church
    Address
    13301 Proctor Road
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19116-3716
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 10:30am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 10:30am
    Location
    St. Christopher Church
    Address
    13301 Proctor Road
    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19116-3716
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Msgr. Joseph P. Garvin

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mef118@verizon.net

Posted at 01:26pm
Your husband and father was a really nice person and boss. I am sorry for your loss. Mary Farrell
 
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Bud Donahue Posted at 08:46am

I agree... God Bless Bud Ballard...
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Posted at 10:27pm
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John Giordano, First Heritage Mortgage Services

Posted at 09:25am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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Betty Jane Gallagher

Posted at 09:01pm
Dot and Family

So sorry to hear about Bud. He was a great man and friend. Wishing you all peace and love as you go through this trying one.
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Carlos Aquino

Posted at 04:28pm
“Capt. Ballard was a great supervisor who had compassion for his troops and common sense. Our prayers to his family.”
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