Ford, Melvin Jerome "Mel" age 76, of Park Rapids, MN, passed away peacefully on August 25th, 2013. Melvin is survived by wife, Vera; three children, Mark (Laurie), Holly (Joseph), and David (Diane); eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Memorial Services will be Saturday, August 31st, 11 am at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, 305 West 5th Street, Park Rapids, MN. Visitation one hour before service. Arrangements by the Jones-Pearson Funeral Home, Park Rapids, MN.
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.