February 14, 1920 – March 22, 2013
Doris Ford, beloved wife of Douglas Ford, died on Friday, March 22, 2013 at the age of 93 years.
Doris was born in Brandon, MB to Francis and Mathilda Elborne and grew up in Vancouver, BC. In 1944 she married Douglas and became his chief supporter at parishes across Alberta and Saskatchewan for over forty years.
Doris is survived by two sons, Michael of Toronto and Stephen (Gloria) of Calgary; daughter Kathryn of Saskatoon; grandchildren Rebecca (Aaron), Reena (John), Elizabeth, Tamasin, Simon (Jill), Samantha (Jan) and Jonathan (Ali); and eight great-grandchildren.
Doris was predeceased by her husband Douglas and her parents Francis and Mathilda.
A memorial service will be held at St. James Anglican Church (6351 RANCHVIEW DR. N.W.), on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to a charity of their choice in Doris’s memory. The family wishes to express appreciation to all who cared for Doris in the Emergency Room and Unit 32 at the Foothills Hospital.
In living memory of Doris Ford, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences