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“I lost my dad on April 18 and discovered that old friends Harry and Carrie lost their dad just a bit earlier. My deepest condolences. Regards to...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Karen (Beach) Briscoe - PA

“Barbara, Our deepest sympathies on your loss. Henry and I worked together for many years; he was alway a peasure to be around. More recently, we...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Harold and Janet Belson - RI

“I am so sorry for the loss of your husband and father. He was a wonderful man and proud of his family. I was his student nurse from CCRI while he...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Debbie Lawrence - Portsmouth, RI

“Dear Barbara, Please accept my deepest sympathy. For all the years we were next door he always greeted us with a smile on his face. All our best...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Rosemary T Wendt - GREENE, RI

“Dear Mrs. Ward, I'm so sad to hear about the passing of Henry. I was lucky enough to work with him during the Newport Electric days and always...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Lori Loughlin - Middletown, RI

“You will truly be missed by me My sympathy to all the family RIP Henry ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Henry P Fletcher - RI

“Barbara, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Henry. My deepest sympathy to you and your entire family. Sincerely Steve Menard ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Stephen Menard - Tiverton, RI

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Henry Burrill Ward, 83, of Stockton Drive, Middletown, RI, died on Sunday, April 4, 2010 at Newport Hospital. He was the husband of Barbara E. (Moreau) Ward. Born in Newport, RI on September 8, 1926, he was the son of the late Harry A. and Gladys (Langley) Ward. Mr. Ward was a civil engineer at the Public Works Center at the Newport Naval Base for 38 years including a 3 month work assignment in Vietnam in 1966. He attended public schools in Newport and was a 1944 graduate of Rogers High School. Following high school, Mr. Ward enlisted and served in the US Navy during World War II. He later graduated in 1950 from the University of Rhode Island, formerly RI State College, with a B.S. degree in engineering. He was a former member of the Newport Saltwater Fishing Club, a former member of the Middletown Zoning Board and Sewer Commission and was a Licensed Professional Engineer with the State of RI. Following his retirement, he worked part-time at McLaughlin Research Group. In addition to his wife of 57 years, he is survived by his children, Carrie Brothers of Golden, CO, Harry Ward of Nashua, NH and Paul Ward of Middletown, RI; and two grandsons, Andrew Ward of Vermont and Ethan Ward of New Hampshire. A memorial service will be held at a later date to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice.

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