On January 7, 2005, LAURA ANNE WARD, 34, at York Hospital following a life-long battle with kidney disease. She was the daughter of Gene and Lynn Ward of Seven Valleys, PA. In addition to her parents, Laura is survived by her brothers Michael, of Ocean Port, NJ; David, of Fairfax, VA; and Robert, of Vienna, VA; her sister, Mary, of San Francisco, CA; her nieces Jane, Kate and Summer; her nephews Atticus, William and Hunter (her godson); her sisters-in-law Kathy, Sandi and Stephanie; Robert's fiance, Margaret; her uncle Robert Wagner, of Baltimore, MD; her aunts Martha Hutchison, of Springfield, MO; and Jane Sewell, of Reisterstown, MD; and her faithful Yellow Labrador, Pudge. Laura will live on in the hearts of those who loved her. Funeral services will be held at Saints Phillip and James Church, 2801 N. Charles St, Baltimore, on Tuesday, January 11 at 11AM. In lieu of flowers, donations in Laura's name may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation or the Kidney Foundation.
THE BALTIMORE SUN