Joseph Patrick Ward, 56, of Drums, died Sept. 19, 2017.
Born Jan. 30, 1961, in Levittown, he was a son of Marjorie Ann Finn Ward of Drums and the late Thomas Michael Ward.
A graduate of Bishop Hoban High School, Joe had a long career as an owner-operator long distance truck driver. He was employed in trucking in the northern gas field territories.
Joe will be greatly missed by his mother, Marjorie; his children, Allan, Joseph, Matthew, Amy Jo, Christopher, Collin and Caitlyn; six grandchildren; his brothers and sisters, Thomas Ward, Mary Collette Miller, Raymond Ward, Patrick Ward, Shawn Ward and Kathleen Williams; nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
A celebration of Joe’s life was held at McLaughlin’s, followed by a Funeral Mass in the Church of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception. . Memories and condolences may be shared with Joe’s family at www.celebratehislife.com.