Cover photo for Carl Ford, Sr.'s Obituary
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Carl Ford, Sr.

May 9, 1953 — August 14, 2022

Carl David Ford, Sr., of Farrell, Pennsylvania, passed from this life on Sunday, August 14, 2022, while at home from a sudden illness. He was 69.

Carl was born in Washington, Pennsylvania, on May 9, 1953, a son to Carl & Jean (Henderson) Ford.

He worked as a lineman for Southwestern Bell, later becoming AT&T, in Laredo, Texas, before he retired.

He was of the Presbyterian faith. In his spare time, he was an avid reader who enjoyed history, voicing his political opinion, listening to music, DJ'ing, anything related to Star Wars & Star Trek, as well as playing scrabble.

Survivors include: his children, Carl David "DJ" Ford, Jr., & his wife Deborah, of Leland, North Carolina, and Jennifer A. Yereb, & her husband Randy Jr., of Masury, Ohio; his grandchildren, Jacob T., Benjamin J., & Eli D. Yereb; his step-grandchildren, Krystal Lindman, Alexa McBryan, & Austin Sees; his four step-great-grandchildren; his siblings, Dennis Ford, & his wife Carla, of Peoria, Arizona, and Vicki Luteran, & her husband Mike, of Kenosha, Wisconsin; his fiancée, Mary Louise Miller, and her children, Anthony Miller & Stephanie Rayburn.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and by his sister, Terri Lynn Ford.

A time of gathering to honor Carl’s life will be held on Friday, August 19, 2022, from 2-3 PM, at the Crossway Family Church, located at 5000 Warren-Sharon Rd., Vienna, Ohio 44473. Beginning at 3:00 PM, his celebration continues with a memorial service.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street, Youngstown, Ohio 44512.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at:

Coordination of this tribute for Mr. Ford was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, Brookfield, Ohio. (330-509-3135)

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Carl Ford, Sr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Friday, August 19, 2022

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Celebration of Life

Friday, August 19, 2022

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