Jane E. Ward, 72, of New Castle passed away the afternoon of Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at her residence.
Born in Grove City on April 17, 1945, she was a daughter of George E. and Amy E. Wright Macom.
A graduate of Union High School, she attended both Westminster and BC3.
She retired in 2011 as a plant manager from Berner International after 38 years. After retirement, she was employed by Christopher and Banks, Grove City Outlets, as an assistant manager.
She was of the Lutheran faith.
Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Thomas; two sons, Timothy Ward of New Castle and Todd (Kimberly) Ward of Hopewell; brother, George P. Macom of West Virginia; granddaughter, Emma Ann Ward-Fair; her extended and beloved family, John and Kiley Fair and their children, Jack, Abby, Sophie and Jakob; and Jordan and Olivia Pishioneri.
Preceding her in death were her parents and a brother, Thomas J. Macom.
In keeping with Jane's wishes, there will be no visitation or service.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Simon and staff and also to the Allegheny Health Network Hospice.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jane's name to American Cancer Society, 525 North Broad Street, Canfield, Ohio 44406.
Arrangements have been entrusted to R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., Wilmington Road, New Castle.
Online condolences may be viewed and offered to the family by visiting www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on August 8, 2017