Posted by on November 28, 2020 4:29 am

Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

jeanette ward obituary

Jeanette E. Ward, 85, of St. Clair, died Wednesday November 25, 2020, at Providence Place, Pottsville.

Born in Schuylkill Haven, February 8, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Austin and Mary (Chermansky) Kraft.

She was a 1953 graduate from St. Clair High School and worked as a Bookkeeper for the Holden Insurance Agency before retiring.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Orthodox Church, St. Clair.

Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband Frank Ward in 2013.

Surviving are son William P. Ward and his wife Wendy of Hegins; daughter Kathleen Faust and her companion Stephen Yulick of Friedensburg; sister Gladys Sanderson and her husband Richard of NH; brother Austin Kraft and his wife Roberta of Palmyra; 3 grandsons Christopher Ward, Matthew Ward and William Ward, one granddaughter Courtney Schock and her husband Aaron, 2 great grandchildren Cassandra Ward and Murphy Schock , nieces and nephews.

Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday Dec. 1, 2020 in St. Mary’s Orthodox Cemetery, St. Clair. The Rev. Tim Hojniki will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

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