BELLEAIR BEACH – Janet Marie Brown Ward, 67, of Belleair Beach died June 28.
Along with her husband, Dr. William Q. Ward, she was actively involved in civic projects to improve her community. In particular, she was active in all aspects of the recent effort to bring undergrounding of utility wires to her Belleair Beach neighborhood. She was part of a four-person team that collected needed signatures and performed other tasks critical to the success of the project.
Janet completed her education at the University of Alabama as a registered dietician. She worked at UAB in the nephrology department.
She was married to William Ward for 30 years.
Council member Marvin Behm described Janet Ward as a very community-minded person.
“She always wanted the best for the community,” he said.