Sylvia Ward

Sylvia E. Ward, 90, of Port Vue, PA, died Monday, November 5, 2012 at Paramount Senior Living at North Hills. Born in McKeesport, December 21, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Esther Schwartz Weinberg. Mrs. Ward was a member of the Temple B’nai Israel and Post #171, Women’s Auxiliary of the Jewish War Veterans. Wife of the late Robert Ward, she is survived by 2 daughters, Roberta Ginsberg of East Hampton, NY and Joan Grossman of Boca Raton, FL; her son, Robert Ward of Cranberry Township, PA; also by 6 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. A graveside service will take place Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 10:30 AM in the Temple B’nai Israel Cemetery, Center Street, Versailles Borough, PA 15132 with Rabbi Paul Tuchman officiating. Hunter Funeral Home, Inc., 1600 Coursin Street, McKeesport, PA 15132 is in charge of funeral arrangements. The family suggests contributions to the American Cancer Society.