Esther Ward (Nee: Penta) formerly of Deer Park, NY and Winthrop, Maine. Devoted wife of Joseph Ronald Ward. Adored mother of Christopher (Denise), Valerie (Ken), Denise (Paul), Jennifer, and The Late Anne Rene Ward. Beloved grandmother of Liam, Liliana, Josie, Lucia, Joshua, and Mia Dove. Treasured sister of Bridget Meaney. Esther was not only a loving mother to her own children, but a mother to all the neighborhood children as well. She loved spending her time at Atlantic City and playing bingo. Esther was a strong lady with the Boston accent.