George Andrew WardVoorheesville, N.Y - George Ward, 87 passed away at his home on February 18, 2017 after a long illness. He was the son of the late Lewis and Hattie (Robbins) Ward. He was self- employed for over 30 years in the siding and window business. George served in the NYS National Guard. He was a school bus driver for the Bethlehem School District and a former member of the Onesquethaw Vol. Fire Co. George was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a lifetime member of the Elsmere Rod & Gun Club. Besides his parents, George was predeceased by his brother, Edwin Ward and his identical twin brother Fred Ward. Surviving is his beloved wife of 61 years, Geraldine (Smith) Ward of Voorheesville, NY; his daughter Sharon (Paul) Seney of Myrtle Beach, SC, son George (Darlene) Ward of Voorheesville, NY, daughter Sheila (Mark) Tryon of Voorheesville, NY: grandson George (Genevieve) Ward of Slingerlands, granddaughter Lauren Ward of Voorheesville, NY; estranged son Geoffrey (Kathy) Ward of Westerlo, NY and estranged grandson Justin Ward. The family wishes to thank Hospice and the many friends who helped in the family's time of need. If you wish to remember George in a special way; you may donate in his memory to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements by the Fredendall Funeral Home, 199 Main St., Altamont, New York 12009
So sorry to hear of George's passing. I have many fond memories of spending time with our two families. You have my deepest sympathy and prayers for comfort.
Jacquie (Houck) Reardon Mar 6 2017 12:00 AM
Friday,Feb.24- Just read the Altamont Enterprize and found George's picture in the obituaries. Sure is a surprise, George and I hung out together when we were teenagers in Clarksville at his parents house. Our lives eventually took different directions, but we kept in touch as our paths crossed. I always respected him and considered him and his brother Fred some of my best friends. I sure will miss him. Irv Mosher
Irving Mosher Feb 24 2017 12:00 AM
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