|Birth: ||Jul. 27, 1943|
|Death: ||Aug. 6, 2010|
EAST CANAAN — George Kenneth Ford, 67, of East Canaan, passed away at his home on Clayton Road on Friday, Aug. 6, 2010.
Born on July 27, 1943, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Edna Ford and brother of the late Judith Ford of East Canaan.
George is survived by his wife, Sally; two sons, Ty and Derek Ford; one daughter, Erin Ford; two granddaughters, Hannah Caine and Allison Ford; and two sisters, Doris Benedict and Cathryn Musselman.
A pillar of East Canaan, George Ford dedicated his life to the family farm that has served the community for several generations.
Calling hours will be held Aug. 13 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Kenny Funeral Home, 39 Maple Ave., Norfolk. A celebration of George's life will take place Aug. 14 at 10 a.m. down by the river on the Ford Farm. Burial will follow at the East Canaan Cemetery. Guests are then invited to return to the river for a picnic. Casual attire is welcomed and encouraged for both the formal ceremonies and the picnic.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ford Farm New Barn Fund, c/o the Salisbury Bank, Main Street, Canaan 06018; Attn:Heather Emberlin.
Created by: Michael Ryley Bradbury
Record added: Aug 10, 2010
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