William N. Seaward - Lincoln

William N. Seaward - Lincoln

William N. Seaward, 89, of Kilburn Avenue died Sunday, May 4, 2014, at the Holiday Retirement Home, Lincoln. He was the husband of Jocelyn E. (Glassey) Sanford Seaward and the late Priscilla M. (Meharg) Seaward.

Born in Newton, Mass., a son of the late William S. and Inez A. (Corner) Seaward, he had lived in Lincoln for more than 65 years.

Mr. Seaward worked for the former E. L. Freeman Company in Providence and Pawtucket for over 40 years retiring as a store manager.

He was a World War II Army veteran. He was a longtime member of Calvin Presbyterian Church, Cumberland, and had served on numerous boards at the Church.

He was a charter member of the Cumberland-Lincoln Community Chorus and a charter member of Encore For Your Pleasure.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Bradford W. Seaward and his wife, Mary Lou of Pomfret, Conn.; his stepchildren, Susan Sanford of Fall River, Mass., and Scott Sanford of Cumberland; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Robert Seaward.

His funeral service will be celebrated THURSDAY, MAY 8 at 11 A.M. at Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Road, Cumberland. Burial will be in Moshassuck Cemetery, Central Falls. Relatives and friends are invited and may call at the Church THURSDAY from 10-11 A.M.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Seaward’s memory to Calvin Presbyterian Church, 126 Angell Road, Cumberland, RI 02864 would be appreciated. For Directions and Guest Book, please visit www.bellowsfuneralchapel.com. Arrangements are with BELLOWS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 160 River Road, Lincoln.