Rose L. Ford
Mrs. Rose L. Ford, age 86, formerly of Bear, DE, died on Wednesday, December 22, 2010, at Brandywine Nursing Center in Wilmington, her home for the past 11 years.
A native Delawarean, Mrs. Ford was born in Wilmington on March 24, 1924, daughter of the late Helen and Alexander Lendzioszek. She was employed with Delmarva Power & Light for 35 years until her retirement and was a former member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton R.C. Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John H. Ford, in 2001, and by her sister, Helen Klosowski. She is survived by her nephew, Al Klosowski and his wife, Mary Jane, of Wilmington; stepdaughters, Pauline Amoroso of Newark, Anna Sweetman and Kathleen Murphy, both of Wilmington; and the staff of Brandywine Nursing Center, all of whom who dearly loved her.
A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, December 28, 2010, at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mrs. Ford may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.
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