Thomas Tyrrell Ward
Thomas Tyrrell Ward of Morrisburg died peacefully at home, with his family by his side, on Wed., Jan. 30, 2002, in his 81st year.
He was the beloved husband of Doris Ward (nee Harfield), whom he married in Montreal, QC on May 28, 1949. Dear father of Grant (June) of Chateaugay, QC. Loving grandfather of Michelle and Ashley Ward of Chateaugay, QC.
He was the cherished brother of John (Pauline) of Brockville, Francis Gendron of Montreal, QC and Mary Manning of New Jersey, USA. Sadly missed by numerous nieces and nephews.
Mr. Ward was born on April 28, 1921 in New Carlisle, QC to the late Arthur Ward and Annie Tyrrell.
Mr. Ward worked as a machine operator for Sandvic. He was a war veteran and served overseas in Italy. He was a very quiet man who was caring and nonjudgmental. Children enjoyed being with him, and he was like a father to his nephews and nieces.
A memorial service was held at the Parker Funeral Home, Morrisburg on Sat., May 4 with Father Sebastian Arikat presiding. Inurnment at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemtery, Morrisburg. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society gratefully acknowledged.