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Loretta "Daphne" Ford


Loretta "Daphne" Ford
Peacefully at Telfor place surrounded by her loving family on September 13, 2019, at the age of 85.
Daphne was born on Bell lsland N.F.L.D. June 7, 1934 to Charlie’s and Minnie Morgan [predeceased]
Moving to Cambridge in 1966 with her Husband Gerald R. Ford [Fudge] [predeceased], they had one son Gerald C. Ford [Linda] of St. George. She was devoted to her three grandchildren Jennifer Charlton [Bill] of Glenmorris, Tracy Ward [Dan] of Midhurst and Christopher Ford of St. George and her four Great grandchildren Kayla and Joshua Charlton and Sophia and Caleb Ward, many nieces and nephew. Sadly missed by her sister Betty Best [Frank] of Halifax and brothers Cyril Morgan [Maxine], Bert Morgan [Nell] of N.F.L.D. and Angus Morgan [Diane] of Cambridge. Sister-in-laws Evelyn Caron [Claude] of Cambridge, Pat Sousa of New Bedford, Mass., Rose Rose of Alliston, Winnie Quinlan of North Bay and her wonderful friends Nicky and Jen.
Daphne spent many happy summers returning to visit her beloved Newfoundland. Her love for the music and life style was everything and cooking dinner for 30 guests on Sunday was never a problem.
Daphne work many years at Party Time Catering producing sandwiches, party trays, to perfection. Baking and cooking was here passion, her homemade breads, lemon and date squares made it to many family parties and celebrations. If you dropped by her home you always went home with something. Making everything by hand was the only way and her way of showing love to her family and friends.
Many thanks to Dr. Hanley and all the Nurses and Aids at Telfor Place Long Term Care in Paris, ON. Who gave their love and time to see that Daphne was very well taken care of and happy. Many thanks to Dr. Humphrey and staff for their years of dedication.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Food bank, [her passion was feeding people, helping to feed your community and honoring her this way with make her proud] or to the Alzheimer's Society.
Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St. Cambridge, where family and friends will be received on Wednesday,18, 2019 at 11:00am until the time of the funeral service to be held at 1p.m.
Please join us as we celebrate and honour the life and loving spirit of our Daphne at South Waterloo Naval Veterans Association, at 30 Cambridge St. Cambridge, ON. October 12, from 1:00pm to 5pm.
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Service Date
Wednesday, September 18, 2019