CHESHIRE, CT – (From Alderson-Ford Funeral Home) Stephen Roy Ward, 79, passed away Wednesday evening, November 11, 2020. He was surrounded by his loving family at home. He was the loving husband of Linda (Moorehead) Ward who he was married to for 48 years.
Mr. Ward was born August 12, 1941 in Queens NY, son of the late Leroy Melvin and Evelyn Matilda (Arent) Ward.
Stephen proudly served as an officer in the United States Army, 82nd Airborne Division. He was medically discharged following a parachuting accident, and moved on to his career as a Certified Public Accountant in private practice then for Smithtown and East Islip Public School Districts on Long Island. He lived on Long Island most of his life.
He loved to fly model airplanes, and was a member of the Long Island Radio Control Society and the East Coast Swamp Flyers. He also loved Lionel model trains and playing guitar. Other…