Ward, Marion (Bonin), 82, of North Providence, passed away on December 25, 2020. She was the wife of John Ward. Born in Harrisville, RI on May 12, 1938, she was a daughter of the late John J. and Helen (Howard) Bonin.
Marion was employed by the Town of North Providence as a teacher’s aide, retiring at the age of 66. She had previously worked for New England Telephone in the accounting department in Providence, and then as a service representative in Woonsocket until 1970.
Besides her husband, she leaves four sons, John Jr. and his wife Heather (granddaughter Elena Ward and grandson Ryan Coffey), James Ward and his wife Alison (grandsons Michael and Nathan Ward), son Robert and his wife Carmen (grandsons Kieran and Ian Ward), and Richard Ward and his wife Moya (grandson Donte Holness). She was the sister of the late Marie Cote and John Bonin.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at 10 am in St. Thomas Church, 65 Fruit Hill Ave, Providence. For those who cannot attend, funeral will be livestreamed on Fr. John's facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/john.soares.5203 Burial will be private.
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