TV Actor

Ward Bond’s Death – Cause and Date

The tv actor Ward Bond died at the age of 57. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Played the role of wagon master Major Seth Adams on TV’s Wagon Train and has featured film roles in It’s a Wonderful Life and The Searchers.

He married Mary Louise May in 1954.

How did Ward Bond die?

Bond suffered a massive heart attack at noon on November 5, 1960, when he and his wife were at a Dallas hotel. He was pronounced dead at a hospital that day at the age of 57. His close friend John Wayne gave the eulogy at his funeral. Bond’s will left to Wayne the shotgun with which Wayne accidentally shot Bond on a hunting trip.

Where is he buried?

The actor was cremated, and his ashes were scattered in the Pacific Ocean between Newport Beach and Catalina Island.