DEATH: Charles “CE” Ford

Charles “CE” Ford, 85, Newton, died on March 6, 2023, at Paramount Nursing Home in Newton.

Due to Charlie’s wishes, his body will be cremated and no memorial service held.

If so inclined, feel free to make a donation to a local animal shelter or to Good Shepard Hospice in Wichita in his name.

He was born August 3, 1937, to Charles E. and Rose “Crandall” Ford in Marion County.

He is survived by his wife Pat “Dirks” Ford of Hillsboro; sons, Lawrence Ray Ford and Roger Dale Ford, brother Duane “Keith” Ford and wife Jenni of Orange Park, FL, Stepdaughters, Colleen and her husband Doug Weinbrenner of Hillsboro, and Sheri Wilson and her wife Sue Varian, as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren

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