Erika Ward, 76, of Kingwood

Erika Ward

KINGWOOD TOWNSHIP, NJ – Erika Ward, 76, of Kingwood Township, NJ, passed away on Friday, March 3, 2014 at the Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Township, NJ.

Born May 5, 1940 in Yonkers, NY, Erika lived in Milford, NJ and Flemington, NJ before moving to Kingwood Township in 1964. She graduated from Frenchtown High School. Erika worked for the Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Township, NJ for over 25 years.

Daughter of the late Joseph and Katherine Kapfhammer, Erika is survived by her two sons Lloyd J. “Bud” Ward, Jr. and his wife Sharon of Bethlehem, PA, and John J. Ward and his wife Kim of Holland Township, NJ, her brother Joseph Kapfhammer of Florida, and her five grandchildren Nick, Lindsey, Morgan, Keith, and Katarina. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Lloyd J. Ward, Sr. in 2010.

Funeral services will be private. Arrangements are under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Kingwood Township Rescue Squad, PO Box 89, Baptistown, NJ 08803.