Donald Fraser WARD

Donald Fraser WARD

Male 1932 - 2013

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  • Name  Donald Fraser WARD 
    Born  12 Jul 1932  Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  7 May 2013  Saint John, New Brunswick Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Donald Fraser "Don" Ward
      1932-2013
      Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle and friend, has passed away at the Saint John Regional Hospital on May 7, 2013. Don was born in Sydney, N.S on July 12, 1932, the son of the late Claude and Jean (McBratney) Ward. He attended the Nova Scotia College of Art, and was the Senior Graphic Artist at CJCB in Sydney, and CHSJ in Saint John. Don and several of his friends from the art college formed the Harmony Lake group of artists, and met at various locations for many years to sketch, paint, and enjoy critiquing each other's work. He was a water colourist whose paintings are in many collections. Don enjoyed giving art lessons in his home, and at NBCC over the years. 

      He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Eileen, daughter Carol Ann (Mark Mercer), grandsons Jared, and Jordan, who resides in Edmonton, sister Lillian in Sydney, brother Bob in Ontario, as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, brothers William and Harold, and an infant sister. 

      Resting at Kennebecasis Community Funeral Home, 152 Pettingill Road, Quispamsis (849-2119), with visiting on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. The Funeral Service will be held from Rothesay Baptist Church on Friday, May 10 at 2:00 pm. Interment will take place in Rothesay Baptist Cemetery at a later date. For those who wish, remembrances to Word of Life (www.wol.ca), or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Due to allergies in the family, no flowers will be accepted. Online condolences and remembrances may be placed at www.KennebecasisFH.com
    Person ID  I185  Ward Tree
    Last Modified  20 Jan 2016 

    Father  Claude Welton WARD,   b. 21 Aug 1896, Windsor, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1971, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Jane MCBRATNEY,   b. 9 Aug 1896, Belfast, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1977, Sydney, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Sep 1918  Eastbourne, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F61  Group Sheet

    Family  Living 
    Married  3 Aug 1957  Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Family ID  F1122  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jul 1932 - Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Aug 1957 - Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 May 2013 - Saint John, New Brunswick Link to Google Earth
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    Ward, Donald Fraser
    Ward, Donald Fraser
    My 1st cousin. Uncle Claude Ward's son.
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