SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

April 2, 2013

Kerri Leigh Ward, 29


Lynn, MA — Kerri Leigh Ward, 29 of Lynn, MA, and Conway, N.H., passed away suddenly on the morning of March 19, 2013. Parents are Michael F. Ward (deceased) and Janet Kelly (Jones) Ward Forrest. She lived all of her life in Peabody and Lynn and very recently Conway, N.H. Kerri had many friends in the N.A. communities. She worked as a waitress, most recently at Bickfords in Saugus and Tavern on the Square in Salem. This world has lost a beautiful, loving soul and she will be sadly and greatly missed by her mother, Kelly Forrest; her sister, Abbe Leigh Forrest; and her niece, Lillian Ann Howard, of Conway, N.H.; her step-father, Bruce Forrest of Lynn, MA; and her many, many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Celebration of Life for Kerri Leigh Ward will be held at the Lakeshore Park United Methodist Church, 32 Bay State Rd., Lynn, MA, on Saturday, April 6, 2013, from 1 to 6 p.m. This will be a Share a Dish dinner with the main course being Kerri’s favorite of roast turkey with stuffing. In lieu of flowers please bring a side dish and/or a dessert to share. Kerri will be laid to rest in a private service at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Peabody, MA. Goodrich Funeral Home, 128 Washington St., Lynn, MA., will handle the arrangements and any questions. 781-592-2680