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Laura L Ward-McCain

December 30, 1941 ~ December 5, 2021 (age 79)


Laura Lee Ward McCain was born to Mr. And Mrs. James Ward in Kankakee as she began her life's Journey in December of 1941 and made her peaceful transition from Life to Eternity in December of 2021 

Laura accepted Christ as her personal Savior and served Him faithfully until she was called home. 

She Celebrated 42 years of marriage to Nelson McCain Jr, prior to his death in 2004. 

She worked for the United States Department of Energy for 20 plus years until Retirement.  

Laura had a very Giving, Generous Spirit, she was always willing to listen and impart wisdom and support. 

She leaves to cherish her memory: Daughter Lanell (Robert) Cheeks of Kentucky and Cynthia McCain of Lockport her Sister Bessie E. Hollis, Brothers Preston (Dean) Ward and Christopher Ward all of Kankakee. 5 Grandchildren and 2 Great Grandchildren. 


Saturday, December 11, 2021 
Funeral Service 
Forest Park Church 
1316 Wisconsin St. 
Joliet, IL 60432 
Thomas Douglas-Officiating 
Elmhurst Cemetery 

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