Jean Ingrid Ward passed away at home on Aug. 1, 2011. She is preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Stewart E. Ward who passed on May 8, 1989.
Jean was an elementary school teacher and homemaker. She was a member of the PEO and the Congregational Church. Jean loved to bake.
Jean is survived by her children, Janet DeSplinter and Gary Ward, as well as five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
There will be a graveside service at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 9, 2011 at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Arrangements are entrusted to Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Geneseo. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Jean''s name to the American Cancer Society.