She was born June 25, 1957 in Norwalk to the parents, Eugene and Barbara (Pigman) Ward. She attended Norwalk High School, raised her family and worked over the years at Norwalk Furniture, Norwalk Reflector, Pizza Post and the meat department at Gardners. She enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren, fishing, camping, yard work and bird watching.
She is survived by her husband, Nathan Salmons of Norwalk; children, Matt (Barbi) Penwell of Norwalk, Melissa (Luis) Rodriguez of Berlin Heights, Stephanie (Michael) Prince of Collins and Magan Salmons of Cleveland; nine grandchildren; mother, Barbara Ward; siblings, Mike Ward, Gary Ward, Carol Ward and Kathy Case; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Eugene Ward; and brother, Jeff Ward.
There will be no visitation or services. Private interment will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the family.