Cynthia Ward, retired life-long beautician, active promoter of racial justice and staunch Chicago south-sider, is preceded in death by eleven siblings, the last member in the Ward family in her generation to pass. She leaves behind a loving family including one brother-in-law, nineteen nieces and nephews, twenty grandnieces and nephews and ten great- grandnieces and nephews. Arrangements entrusted to Cage Memorial Chapel, 7651 S Jeffrey Blvd. Memorial services will be held, 2:00-4:00pm, Saturday May 14th in honor of her life.
Please share your memories with us on this site. Cynthia loved working in her yard and garden. In lieu of flowers, we invite you to plant a tree in her memory in a national park, https://www.alivingtribute.org, or donate to the Garfield Conservatory in her name, https://garfieldconservatory.org/donate/