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Funeral Home Freitag Kenneth W Funeral Director

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the Freitag Funeral Home, 137 W. Commerce St., Bridgeton on Saturday, February 23rd at 12 Noon. Mrs. Ward will be laid to rest next to her husband Jack at Olivet Cemetery in Pittsgrove. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday morning from 10 until 12 Noon.

Obituaries » Patricia Jamison Ward

Patricia Jamison Ward, 83, of Pittsgrove Township passed away unexpectedly at her home on Monday, February 18, 2019.

The wife of the late Jack S. Ward, they had been married for nearly 56 years at the time of his death in 2012. Pat was born in Bridgeton on January 29, 1936 and was the daughter of the late Medford K. “Zeke” and Leona (nee Graham) Jamison. She was a 12 year resident of Pittsgrove; having also lived on DuBois Avenue in Bridgeton for many years.

She was a 1954 graduate of Bridgeton High School and a former Miss BHS. Mrs. Ward originally worked as a secretary for the Owens-Illinois Glass Company in Bridgeton and later as a teacher’s aide at the former Monroe Street School, also in Bridgeton. For 40 years she was employed at the Cumberland County School Superintendent’s Office, retiring at age 78 as the secretary to the county superintendent.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, going down the shore, reading and shopping. She will be remembered by her family and friends as a kind and generous person who was always concerned with the well-being of others above herself.
She is survived by two sons, Roger J. Ward and his wife Shelly and Jack “Randy” Ward and his wife Dani, all of Pittsgrove, two grandchildren, Dusty Trullender and Julie (nee Ward) Uhland and her husband Kyle and one great granddaughter, Kylie Uhland.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the Freitag Funeral Home, 137 W. Commerce St., Bridgeton on Saturday, February 23rd at 12 Noon.

Mrs. Ward will be laid to rest next to her husband Jack at Olivet Cemetery in Pittsgrove.

Friends will be received at the funeral home on Saturday morning from 10 until 12 Noon.