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Barbara Sanderson Ford

Barbara Sanderson Ford, 89, passed away quietly at the Mt. Baker Care Center in Bellingham, Washington on Jan. 13, 2019 with her loving family by her side.

Barbara was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 67 years, Chaplain (LTC/Ret. US Army) Martin M. Ford.

Barbara was born in DeKalb, IL and was the daughter of Betsy and Curtis Sanderson, longtime residents of DeKalb. She had a brother Challuce and a sister, Lorraine.

She is survived by her 6 children, 18 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren.

Barbara retired after nearly 40 years as a registered medical technologist. She worked in various clinics and hospitals all over the U.S. Barbara was an accomplished writer. She wrote a syndicated column "Whimsey" for the Winona Daily News for nearly 2 decades.

Memorials can be made to one of the following 2 organizations: Naselle Lutheran Church, 308 Knappton Rd., Naselle, WA. 98638; The Ferndale Endowment c/o Whatcom County Library Foundation, 5205 Northwest Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226.

For more details and to share your thoughts and memories of Barbara Ford, please visit: www.sigsfuneralservices.com
Published in Daily-Chronicle on Feb. 1, 2019
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