The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


April 17, 2013

Ronald Henry Ford

DALE BOROUGH — FORD – Ronald Henry, 54, Dale, died April 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Dec. 13, 1958, in Johnstown, son of Henry John and Margaret Anna (Gertz) Ford. Preceded in death by parents. Survived by loving sisters, Beverly Pearson, Johnstown; and Janice, married to Richard Alt, Windber; nieces and nephews; special cousin, Rick; and close friends. Member of Trinity Lutheran Church. He was employed by Osborne Street BiLo for many years. He served on Dale Borough Election Board. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Geisel Funeral Home, Johnstown, where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the Geisel-Devlin Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Nelson Ilgenfritz, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made through Geisel Funeral Home, 734 Bedford St., Johnstown, Pa. 15902, in Ronald’s memory. For online condolences, please visit

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