May 22, 1935 - June 30, 2017
Earl E. Ford, 82, of Lincoln, passed away peacefully at home June 30, 2017. He was born May 22, 1935, in Omaha to George and Martha (Carpenter) Ford. Preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Patricia and Yvonne. Survived by brothers, Jerry and Dennis Ford; sons, Jory and Mark Ford; daughters, Lea Ann Smith and Wendy Blake; wife of 30 years, Merry Ford and blended family members, Christopher Holt, Alysha Holt (preceded in death) and Amber Ott; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Earl's Life will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 8, at Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A Street, Lincoln. At the request of the Ford family, there will be no public viewing/visitation. Earl's wishes were for cremation. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Unity Lincoln Church Building Fund or LARHS Building Fund. Condolences, visit www.bmlfh.com.