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Obituary for Ronald J. Ward

Ronald J. Ward, of Freedom, NY passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at E.C.M.C. at the age of 78.

He was born January 16, 1942 in Buffalo, NY a son of the late Herb and Jean (Norman) Ward. He was a member of St. Mary's Church in Arcade and was a United States Army Veteran serving during the Korean and Vietnam War.

He worked as a heavy equipment operator for Morrison Railroad in West Seneca.

Ronald is survived by his children: Norbert Nadolny of Arcade, Marge Waldron of Buffalo and Kathleen (Mike Perry) Golabek of Colden; 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter and 2 nephews.

Ronald is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Jean (Albright) Ward whom he married in November 1972 in Niagara Falls; his daughter, Geraldine Trala and his sister, Penny Willard.

There will be no prior calling hours. A Memorial Service will held on Monday, August 31, 2020 at 10 AM at St. Mary's Church, 417 W. Main St., Arcade where Rev. Joseph Gullo will officiate.