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“I remember your coming to stay with us on some weekends in Binghamton, N.Y. while attending Oneonta Teachers College. Then the day came when you told...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Louberta Bates McCormick - CA

“Offering our deepest sympathies during this time. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: The Staff of Thomas M. Barber Funeral Home - NY

Taken by Tom Borgeson in Colombia Cross Roads, PA 1973 “Jeannette and I were together in the Work three different times in Pennsylvania in the 1970's. We had excellent companionship, and she remained a...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Karen Cleveland - PA - Coworker

“Jeannette was a very warm influence in my early days of learning the way of the Lord. I have very special memories of her and am so glad I had the...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: leslie pulley - Winterville, GA

“I met Jeannette in PA in 1976 when I started in the work there. She was full of life and fun, but I always understood how much she loved the gospel...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Diana nicolaisen - Hanover, MD

“I'm remembering Jeannette as the younger co-worker with Helen Sherb when I lived in CT in the 1960's. She was always pleasant with a big smile. ...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Ellen Lason - YUBA CITY, CA

“Many years of enjoying our sweet dear Jeanette as we knew her..she fed our souls with all God messages was given to to her .We shall miss her greatly...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Sandra Kay (Annabel) Burk

“Our Dear friend & sister worker. She was an inspiration to me when she was in our field. Loved her dearly. She was funny but serious in her...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Joyce Vanderslice - Mount Vernon, WA

“We'll add our gratitude for Jeannette's life of service and 50 years in the Work.She always was a bright spot with her cheerful manner and big smile....Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Cheryl Hutchinson - Olympia, WA

“Our Dear friend & sister worker. She was an inspiration to me when she was in our field. Loved her dearly. She was funny but serious in her...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Joyce Vanderslice - Mount Vernon, WA

“Thinking of all the memories Jeannette left us..., her passion for telling the gospel story, and so much more. We grew up with her in our meetings...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Jennifer Northern - Greenville, SC

“Thinking of all gathering in to pay last respects to dear Jeanette. She helped so many of us young girls, coming up to the bunks before lights out...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Karla Ransom - IN - Coworker

“Fond memories of Jeanette from my early days in the Truth. A much loved and appreciated person. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Carla Perry - New Plymouth, NZ

“Sorry for your loss ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Henry Allen - Auburn Hills, MI

“Sorry for your losa. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Henry Allen - Auburn Hills, MI

“R.I.P. my dear friend, you will be greatly missed.vp ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Don Ford - New Casatle, In, IN

Mary "Jeannette" Ford, 81, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Kingston Care in Fort Wayne, In. Jeannette was born in Troy, New York to the late Harold S. and Rosa W. Ford. She was a 1955 graduate of Berlin Central School. In 1960 Jeannette was called into the ministry and preached in New York/New England, Pennsylvania, and Indiana for a total of 50 years. In the early 1990's she discovered she had M.S. and in 2010 she was no longer able to continue in the ministry. In 2015 she entered into Kingston Care Center where she was very involved in the activities. She was very cared for and loved by the staff at Kingston Care Center. Surviving are her sisters, Jessie Deyoe and Kathleen (Warren) Pinches; and many loving nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death her sister, Roberta Marie Cummings and brother, Harold S. Ford Jr. A semi-private funeral service for Kingston residents and affiliates only, please, will be held at 4:15 pm on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Kingston Care Center 1010 W. Washington Center Road Fort Wayne with visitation 45 minutes prior to the service. A public funeral service will be held at 11:00 am with a viewing from 9-11 at Lifeshare Technologies Building, 4202 N EMS Blvd, Mt. Comfort, IN on Saturday, April 20, 2019. There will be a service in New York on Saturday, April 27 at 11 am with viewing from 10-11, at Thomas M Barber Funeral Home, 66 Armsby Rd, Petersburg, NY, with burial following at the Cherry Plain Cemetery in Cherry Plain New York. Memorial contributions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or donor's choice. To sign the online guestbook please visit,