Janet V. Ward

December 17, 1937 - January 27, 2017

12/17/1937 - 01/27/2017

Past Services

Visitation
Sunday January 29, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Service
Sunday January 29, 2017
1:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Benwood-McMechen Chapel
214 Marshall Street
McMechen, WV 26040
304-232-1710 | Directions
Cemetery
Mt. Zion Cemetery - Bellaire
Bellaire, OH
Directions
  Together Again
Janet Virginia (Freeman) Ward, 79, of Bellaire, Ohio, formerly of Marshall County, W.Va., passed away Friday, January 27, 2017, at her home.
Janet was born December 17, 1937 in McMechen, W.Va., a daughter of the late John and Virginia (Furbee) Freeman.  She was retired from Reynolds Memorial Hospital and was a Methodist by faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Ward; two sons, John Ward, Jr. and Rodney Ward; a brother, John R. Freeman; and a sister, Lois Drake.
Janet is survived by her son, Larry Ward (Donna) of Virginia; a daughter, Shelly Miller (Barbara Hardway) of Bellaire, Ohio; a sister, Twila Fusco of Triadelphia, W.Va.; 18 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandson.
Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood-McMechen Chapel, 214 Marshall Street, McMechen, on Sunday, January 29, 2017, from Noon until time of funeral services at 1 pm, with the Rev. Keith Forkey officiating.  Interment will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com
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Carolyn McElroy Ericsson
5 years ago

I remember her well from living in McMechen then working at RMH. SYMPATHY to the family.

Sylvia McNeil
5 years ago

Dear Twila
Thoughts and prayers are with you and yours
Take care keep the faith and God bless and comfort you with His peace and love
Sincerely
Sylvia McNeil (Bilo/Benwood)

Thelma
5 years ago

My sincere condolences to the Ward family. The death of a loved one can bring many tears and much pain. May your hearts be filled with wonderful memories of times spent together and have faith in God’s promise of a new world where death will be no more.(Revelation 21:3,4) To learn more about God’s promise,type the following link into your browser to read or listen to this Bible-based information: tinyurl.com/jtxj7a7. My deepest sympathy to you all.