David J. Miess, 86, of Scio, died Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Jones Memorial Hospital, Wellsville, NY following a lengthy illness. Friends are invited to a celebration of David’s life 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 1, 2017 in the Knights Creek Evangelical Church, Scio. The Rev. Carl Kemp will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Memorials may be made to the Scio Memorial Library, Wellsville Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Scio Fire Department or any charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to the Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home, Wellsville, NY. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wellsvillefuneralhome.com.
Toxicology reports showed Ward had marijuana in his system when he got out of his car and started to walk towards Stewart’s car. The Ward family believes Stewart tried to scare their son and accidentally hit him.