May 28, 1934 – August 8, 2014

Ward_MadelaineWARD, Madelaine Shirley – May 28, 1934 (Nottingham, UK) – August 8, 2014 (Hamilton) – A great lady passed away August 8, 2014 at Hamilton General Hospital after complications during heart surgery. Predeceased by her husband of 43 years Alan Ward, sons Robert (infant) and Roy, she is survived by daughters Frances (Philip), Sarah (Nathan), sons Alan (Judy), Ian, beloved pets Teddy and Maisy, grandchildren Tristan (Kat), Melanie (Nick), Adrian, Victoria (Dave), Sandrine, Emma, Rebecca, Trisha and Nicholas, relatives in England, sister Lavelia (Bernard), brother Peter (Judith), nephews Stuart (Gaetana) and Michael (Krystina). As a prolific artist, Madelaine was well known for her many accomplishments. She loved to sing and was a long time member of the choir at St. James. If her heart had been as strong as her spirit, she would have been with us so much longer. Cremation has taken place. Visitation at 11 am before a celebration of her life at noon on Thursday August 14th at St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville St., Dundas. Donations to St. James in her memory would be greatly appreciated.