Honeoye: Peacefully at home on April 16, 2017 at age 68 years. Predeceased by her father Donald R. Schmitt. Survived by her husband of 45 years, Guy Murdoch Ward and daughters; Jennifer Ivers Ward of Fairport and Sarah Ann Ward of Ovid; granddaughters; Katelyn Ann Kress and Irelyn Ward. Also survived by her mother Cecelia Schmitt and her brother Ronald (Bonnie) Schmitt all of Tonawanda. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many dear friends.
Cindy was involved in many community activities including the Finger Lakes Rug Hooking Guild, 4H, the Honeoye-Hemlock American Legion Auxiliary, and she was a member of the Canadice Methodist Church. She was also a recipient of the Rotary Paul Harris Award. Cindy was an art teacher at the Honeoye Central School district for many years, retiring in 2002.
Friends may call on Friday, April 21st, from 4-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 8624 Main Street, Rte 20A, Honeoye, NY. Cindy’s Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, April 22nd, 10am at the Canadice Methodist Church, 5945 Canadice Hill Road, Canadice, NY. Interment will be held privately at the Canadice Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Cynthia Ward Art Scholarship Award, C/O Amy Force, CNB, 8633 Main Street, Honeoye, NY 14471. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com