Edward “Teddy” Ward

Edward Ward

Edward “Teddy” Ward, age 74 of Lyons. Passed in his sleep surrounded by his family following a short illness. Beloved Husband of Linda, nee Pierce; loving Dad of Tommy (Maryann) Ward and Tracey Ward; loving Papa of Arianna Gonzales, Maximo Gonzales, Lili Davila and Anthony Caprio; Brother of Mary (Walter) Samson; Uncle to many Nieces and Nephews; preceded in death by his parents Thomas Ward and Mary Ward, nee Kelly.

Visitation Sunday, October 11, 2020 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services Ltd. 9445 W. 31st Street Brookfield, IL 60513. Funeral Service Monday, October 12, 2020 at 11 a.m.

All State and Federal Covid – Recommendations & Guidelines are followed. All guests (maximum of 50 at a time) entering the building must wear a facial covering and maintain social distancing.

Interment Private.

Information 708-485-2000 or www.HitzemanFuneral.com

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  1. Liz condolence:

    Dear Linda , Tommy, Tracy and family. I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of Teddy. There are no words to express how much he will be missed.

    Love you Ned.

  2. Mary Curran Brawley condolence:

    Sorry to hear this sad news.
    Rest in peace, Teddy.

    Love and prayers
    Mary Curran Brawley and Francis Curran

  3. Gwendolyn Brookins condolence:

    Some mysteries of life you will never understand though you walk closely and hold God’s hand some elements of truth will unfold as you grow and other will become clear as you enter Heaven door please. Know that the wards family will all way bein my prayers .love Gwen BROOKINS

  4. Gwendolyn Brookins condolence:

    The family of Ed .some mysteries of life you will never understand though you walk closely and hold God’s hand some elements of truth will unfolded as you grow and others will become clear as you enter HEAVENS doors

  5. Doug Nerge condolence:

    The World will be less now that
    Scotty has passed.
    God Bless Him & His Family.

  6. Ron Paluch condolence:

    It was a pleasure to work one of the great, nice guys I got to know…we worked together at Air Freight for a lot of years..at AF we knew him as Scotty..we had a lot of fun every night..we went home every morning with our stomachs aching from all of the laughter..supervisiors didn’t like it but we got our job done and had fun doing it..there’s not too many jobs these days were you can say that..he was a good hard worker and a class guy.. I did some drinking..bowling..ball playing.and enjoyed every minute with him.he will be missed by his family and those that got to know and work with him..Linda my condolences and love to your and your family…I’m sure the Guardian angel at the pearly gates had a cold
    Guinness waiting..oh, one thing I forgot..he couldnn’t pronounce the word out..he used to say ooot with his accent..we had fun giving him s**t over that..great memoires..R.I.P Scotty..

  7. Dale & Portia Hanamoto condolence:

    Our deepest condolences to the Ward family, I worked with “Scotty” at UAL for many, many years and considered him a really good friend and coworker, “RIP” my friend, gone too soon and will truly be missed….

  8. Mary C Miller condolence:

    Dear Linda and Family,

    My Deepest Sympathy for your loss to you and the family. May Edward be at Peace and looking down upon you all and protect all of you. Miss seeing you and the family.

    Mary Miller

  9. Michael Gonzalez condolence:

    On behalf of Denise and I we want to share our condolences to the entire Ward Family for your loss. Having the honor to meet all of you all these years is a huge testament to your father and how he raised good people.

  10. Gwendolyn Brookins condolence:

    Some mysteries of life you will never understand. Though you walk closely and hold God’s hand. Some elements of truth will unfold as you grow and others will become clear as you enter Heaven’s door.

  11. Denise Polerecky condolence:

    Linda, Tracey, and family,
    My deepest sympathy on the loss of Teddy, May he Rest In Peace.

  12. ted nieland condolence:

    so sad to here that Scottie has passed. i of the best people I was fortunate to work and play with. ever day was fun and always something to look forward to walking in the building. one his best quotes was,I’m not getting on that red eye. a few more cocktails and we all where headed back to O’Hare. a quality individual has left.

  13. Lenny Heider condolence:

    Linda I want to offer my deepest sympathy. Scotty was one person you meet in a lifetime that you never forget. We had Some great times at ual and socially. God bless him and you and your family

  14. Dave Lindgren condolence:

    Oh the memories, from trips to SFO and bowling tournaments then getting on a 747 flying to Hawaii with a toy laughing doll antagonizing FA and Hawaiian bus drivers.
    The Ward family flying down to FLL for my sons wedding.
    The Hawaii night celebration from UAL at a motel on Mannheim, all great memories of a great and true friend for so many years at ORD.
    RIP my “Scottish” friend.
    Linda and family Carolyn and I were saddened to hear of your loss.

  15. Cynthia & Joseph Spinasanta condolence:

    Dear Tommy and the entire family,
    We are truly sorry and express our sympathy for the loss of your father. If we were in town, we certainly would be there to show our love and support.
    Sending prayers and love, and know you are in our thoughts today.
    Love, Joe & Cindy Spinasanta

  16. Albert Mc GARRITY condolence:

    Mate, till we meet again.

  17. Rick and Dawn Halter condolence:

    Dear Linda, we are so sorry to hear of Scottys passing and for your loss, Sending our deepest sympathy to you and your family.

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