Harry Ford, age 93, went to be with the Lord on Sunday evening December 27,2020. He was born in Ellwood City, PA to Florence and Harry Ford. He came to Youngstown at the age of 5 and attended Youngstown schools where he graduated from Woodrow Wilson in 1945. He was already in the Navy when he graduated.
Harry returned to Youngstown in 1946. He worked for the Eastman Kodak company and later Youngstown Lithograph where he was until he retired.
In 1949, Harry married Mariann Malony, their friendship began when they were 9 years old. Together they attended Evangel Baptist Church where Harry served in many capacities.
Harry is survived by Mariann; son, Thomas of Baltimore; daughters, Lyn (Ralph) Gustafson, Lino Lakes, MN; Pam (Kim) Gustafson, Phoenix, Az; Melissa (Ralph) Six, Topeka KS. The family includes twelve grandchildren and twenty one great-grandchildren.
The family will hold a service for Harry when it is safe to gather.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that gifts to honor Harry be sent either to Evangel Baptist Church, 5248 Southern Blvd. Boardman OH 44512 to be used for missions or to Cornerstone Church, 56829 US HWY 30, Ames, IA 50010 in support of the church plant where their grandson Nathan is co-leading in the fall. Please mark it “Cincinnati Plant" on the memo line.
Arrangements by Cremation & Funeral Service by Gary S. Silvat, Inc. Share memories and send condolences by visiting: www.cremateohio.com.
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