Jennifer N. Ward, 67, of Eagle, died at Aurora Medical Center in Mount Pleasant on Friday, March 9, 2023. She was born in Milwaukee on March 28, 1955, the daughter of Dean and Ivannal (nee: Lubbers) Hammel. On December 8, 1973 she married Shane Ward at Greenfield Park Lutheran Church. She was a 1973 graduate of Nathan Hale High School and then worked as a machine operator for Wisconsin Coil Spring in Muskego until her retirement in 2017.
She will be sadly missed by her beloved husband Shane of Eagle, her brothers Jerry (Linda) Hammel of Texas, David (Sandra) Hammel of Pewaukee, Donald (Jane) Hammel of Stoddard, WI and Robert (Cheryl) Hammel of West Allis, her sisters Janet (Bill) Wilson of Warrens, WI, and Deana (Eric) Hammel of Sparta, WI. She is also survived by her sisters-in-law Julie Hammel of Erin, and Diane Hammel of San Antonio, TX, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
A celebration of life will be planned in the summer.
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