Donna Jean Ward

05/31/1940 - 09/15/2021


Obituary For Donna Jean Ward

Donna Jean Ward age 81 of Fairfield passed away on Wednesday September 15, 2021. She was born on May 31, 1940 in Cincinnati, the daughter of the late Vincent and Betty (nee Hill) Meinecke. She is survived by three children Brian Ward, Brad (Jayne) Ward, and Sheryl (Jeff) Gagliardo; seven grandchildren Ryan (Jieyin) Smith, Shannon Smith, Jacob (Deborah) Smith, Conner Gagliardo, Ashlee Gagliardo, Sydney Ward, and Mason Ward; three siblings Nancy Lockstead, Vincent (Linda) Meinecke, and Nelson Meinecke; as well as her best buddy, her dog Mitzi. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, other family and close friends. Visitation will be on Monday at Princeton Pike Church of God 6101 Princeton Glendale Rd Hamilton OH 45011 from 10:00AM until the time of the funeral at 12:00PM with Pastor Barry Clardy officiating. Burial to follow in Walnut Hills Cemetery. THE WEBSTER FUNERAL HOME is serving the family. Online condolences can be made at In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made in Donna’s name to Matthew 25 Ministries to 11060 Kenwood Rd Cincinnati, OH 45242 or





10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Princeton Pike Church of God funeral at 12:00PM
6101 Princeton Glendale Rd
Hamilton, OH 45011

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  • Donna was a wonderful neighbor and an excellent friend, who loved the Lord very much. I will truly miss the talks we had with each other. My prayers go out to the family.

  • I was shocked to hear of Donna's passing. She was such a vibrant person, I expected her to live long as her mother did. I enjoyed knowing Donna, and will miss her at church. My sincere sympathy is extended to the entire family

  • Donna was a valuable friend and a wonderful Christian lady. I will miss her, but she is now with Jesus. Praise God.

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