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John M. Ford

September 10, 1948 ~ January 17, 2021 (age 72)

Obituary

John M. Ford, 72, of Clifton Heights, PA, passed away on January 17, 2021.

Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1948, he was the son of the late Joseph and Eileen Ford (nee Moxey). John served honorably in the United States Navy serving two tours during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Garrettford-Drexel Hill Volunteer Fire Company.  John was a proud member of the Ironworkers Local 401.  

John was the beloved husband of Lynn P. Ford (nee Goldhorn). Loving father of Jaclyn Ford (Robert Warren), Stephanie Bell (Michael), and Michael Ford.  Caring grandfather of Kain, Marissa, and Kash.  Dear brother of Joseph Ford (the late Catherine) and Gene Ford (Donata).  Also survived by his nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation 6:00-8:00 PM Friday, January 22, 2021 and Saturday, January 23, 2021 10:00-11:00 AM at The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby, PA (610) 449-0300 followed by his Funeral Service at 11:00 AM.  The Funeral Service will be live streamed on The Donohue Funeral Home Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/thedonohuefuneralhome/

Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA.

Masks are to be worn when visiting the family, to the Funeral Service and Cemetery.   Social distancing is to be observed.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Garrettford-Drexel Hill Volunteer Fire Company, 323 Edmonds Avenue, Drexel Hill, PA 19026, would be appreciated. www.drexelhillfire.com

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John M. Ford, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Friday
January 22, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
The Donohue Funeral Home - Upper Darby
8401 West Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Visitation
Saturday
January 23, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
The Donohue Funeral Home - Upper Darby
8401 West Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 23, 2021

11:00 AM
The Donohue Funeral Home - Upper Darby
8401 West Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082

Video is available for this event


Interment
Saturday
January 23, 2021

Arlington Cemetery
2900 State Road
Drexel Hill, PA 19026

Donations

Garrettford-Drexel Hill Volunteer Fire Company
323 Edmonds Avenue, Drexel Hill PA 19026
Web: http://drexelhillfire.com

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