Lorena Mae Ward of Smethport passed away Monday (May 19, 201) at The Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center.
Born Oct. 24, 1918, in Backus, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Mary Anderson Skaggs. On Dec. 31, 1974, in Smethport, she married William Thomas Ward, who passed away Jan. 17, 1997. She was formerly married to Lovell Pattison, who also preceded her in death.
She is survived by a daughter, Sandra (John) Nelson of Bradford; a son, Leroy Pattison of Smethport; a son-in-law, Kenneth (the late Linda) Ward of Smethport; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Ward, who passed away Dec. 15, 2012; and nine brothers and sisters.
Family will be receiving friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., South Avenue, where funeral and committal services will be held at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Frank Eppley, pastor of the Emmanuel Mission Church in Kane, officiating. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park, Lafayette.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to McKean County SPCA, P.O. Box 113, Bradford; or a
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.