Ward, Mary Noyes

March 11, 1920 – February 21, 2011

Left this life behind and entered eternal life on February 21st. She was the eldest daughter of Sidney and Hannah Ward and was born in Vernon, BC. Mary was predeceased by her older brother, Alfred who died in 2005; her sister, Pearl, age 22, while a CWAC in 1946 and her youngest sister, Constance, age 9, in 1936. She is survived by Florence Palmer, her only remaining sibling. Mary came to Victoria in 1949. She retired from HMC Dockyard in 1981 where she worked in Ship Repair. Mary was well known for ‘marmalade’, the proceeds of over $10,000 was donated to the Salvation Army Victoria Citadel Building Fund and Westsong Community Church. Mary was very generous and supported many charities and will be missed by her sister, relatives and many friends.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, March 4, 2011 at 1:00 pm in The Salvation Army Citadel on Douglas Street. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary’s memory would be appreciated to The Salvation Army Citadel or West Song Community Church. Condolences may be offered to the family at

McCall’s of Victoria, BC


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