WARD, Steven Robert - After a hard battle with Brain Cancer it is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Steven Robert Ward. Surrounded by family at his Marmora home on February 12, 2018 at the age of 61.
Husband of 42 years to Irene (Fortin).
Beloved father of Karen (Seth) Armstrong and Jason (Kelly) Ward.
Proud Grandpa of Eric Nathan and Lucas Ward, Katelynn Elizabeth and Natalie McRae and Step Grandpa to Marisa, Joseline and Isabelle Armstrong, and Great Grandpa to Kameron Steven McRae.
Steve is survived by his Grandmother Edith Ward- Fisher, his parents William & Gladys Mae Ward, Sister Cathy (George) Nicolaou, Brothers Ken (Leanne) Ward, and Rich (Susan) Ward.
Steve will also be missed by his brothers-in-law (Leon, Claude (Sue), and Gerry (Brenda)), his Aunts and Uncles, Nieces and Nephews, Cousins, and many close friends.
Long time Toronto Maple Leaf Fan who retired from Coveris (Whitby) in 2016. Steve enjoyed spending time with family and enjoying the outdoors. Nothing made him happier than cutting the grass on his John Deer with a cold beer.
The family will receive friends a the Weaver, Warkworth on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 11:00a.m. until 2:30p.m. Service time and location will be announced soon.
In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer through the Sunnybrook Foundation. Steve participated in research studies, donating his time and body to help future cancer patients.