Lauriston Ward


WESTON, MASS. — Lauriston Ward, 84, of Weston, Mass. and formerly of Sebago, passed away on Aug. 24, 2012.

He is the beloved husband of Dorothy-Lee (Jones) Ward of Weston, Mass.; and loving father of Lyra-Le Hankins of Norcross, Ga.

Lauriston is a late graduate of Exeter and Harvard, and a Korea War Army Veteran. He was a member of the Harvard Club of Boston, the Harvard Travelers Club, the Cumberland Club, and member of the Board of Overseers Emeritus of Beth Israel Hospital. Lauriston had a lifetime interest in education, the arts and foreign travel and traveled extensively.

Visiting hours were held at the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, 477 Washington Street (Route 16), in Wellesley, Mass., on Wednesday. A funeral service will be at the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Interment will be on Friday at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Saco, at 12 p.m. For directions and guestbook see Arrangements by George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home, Wellesley, Mass.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Lauriston’s memory to: The Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, 330 Brookline Ave. (BR), Boston, MA 02215.

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