James T. Ward

1937 ∼ 2019

James T. Ward

James “Jim” T. Ward, 81, of Raynham, passed away on Monday, July 8, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton after a period of failing health. He was the loving husband of Pauline D. “Diane” (Prendeville) Ward.

James was born on October 11, 1937 in Dorchester, MA to the late Patrick T. Ward and Mary E. (Manley) Ward. He was a graduate of Christopher Columbus High School, Boston Class of 1955.  James served his country in the United States Army after graduating High School. He worked for the Flatley Company in Braintree for several years. He enjoyed spending time with his loving family.  He was a ham radio operator for many years.

He is survived by his loving wife, Pauline D. “Diane” (Prendeville) Ward; his children, Kathy Shea and her husband Larry; Patty Kurey, Julie Hallisey and her boyfriend George Kourafas; his grandchildren, Brittany Kurey; Marisa Kurey, John Hallisey, Ryan Hallisey, Kyle Shea and Mallory Shea; his siblings, Willian Ward and his wife Ann, John Ward and MaryEllen Critcher.


All are cordially invited to the Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St. Bridgewater on Friday, July 12th at 9:00AM followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, 103 Center St., Bridgewater at 10:00AM. Interment will follow in Pleasant Street Cemetery, Raynham. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday from 4:00PM-8:00PM.  

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Thursday, July 11, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Friday, July 12, 2019 | 10:00 AM

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In lieu of flowers please consider donations in Jim's name to the Lung Research Fund @ www.MBarrows@BIDMC.Harvard.edu or contact Meghan Barrows at 617-667-4577

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James T. Ward

1937 ∼ 2019

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