John Eric WardMarch 9, 1947 ~ July 30, 2017 (age 70)
John Eric Ward, Jr. passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017, at the age of 70. A native of New Orleans and a resident of Metairie. Beloved father of John Eric Ward, III. Father-in-law of Gema Ward. Grandfather of Giuliana Marie Ward. Son of John Eric Ward, Sr. and the late Sarah Lena Ward. Brother of the late Michael Ward. Nephew of Br. Thomas Ward.
Our family would like to thank John’s friends from Fair Grinds Coffeehouse for their kindness and friendship to John.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at St. Angela Merici Catholic Church, 901 Beverly Garden Drive, Metairie, on Thursday, August 3, 2017, starting at 10:00 AM, followed by a Memorial Mass at 12:00 PM. Inurnment will be private. In lieu of flowers the family is creating a scholarship fund for Mr. Ward’s granddaughter, Giuliana, if you would like to send a donation please contact John Eric Ward, III at firstname.lastname@example.org. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at www.greenwoodfh.com