Ford Dorothy Johnston Ford, 96, born March 3, 1918 in Steubenville, OH, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on March 11, 2014, while at the Columbus Alzheimer's Care Center. Dorothy retired from Worthington Public Schools in 1983. Predeceased by parents Bushnell and Bertha Johnston, husband John, and son Don. Survived by daughter, Deborah (Reginald) Cole; grandson, Reginald Cole, Jr. (Kimberly); granddaughter, Erika Cole; great grandchildren, Nathaniel, Reginald III, and Mariah; and a host of other relatives and friends. Homegoing Celebration 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Love Zion Baptist Church, 1459 Madison Ave., where her family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the start of service. Dr. Wesley E. Greenfield, Jr., Pastor, officiating. Entombment Green Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St. To sign Dorothy's online memory book, please visit www.diehl-whittaker.com/obits
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Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service
720 E Long Street
Columbus, OH 43203
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Mar. 14, 2014