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Marilyn Ford

Marilyn Ford (Horn)

Jul 6, 1929 - Aug 21, 2019
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Obituary

Marilyn Ford, a 49-year resident of Brewster, NY, died peacefully at her home with her family by her side on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. She was 90 years old.

Marilyn was born on July 6, 1929 in the Bronx, NY, daughter of the late James and Catherine (Cleary) Horn. On June 3, 1950, she married the love of her life, Kenneth T. Ford at St. Brendan’s Church in the Bronx. Kenneth predeceased his wife on June 5, 1983.

Mrs. Ford was an administrative assistant with the North Salem school district for over 30 years when she retired in 2002.

Marilyn is survived by her children; Kenneth Ford (Joan), Patti Ford, Susan Ford Capalbo, and Eileen O’Toole (Tim), her 7 grandchildren: James (Erin), Kenneth III (Barbara), John (Natalie), Katie, Kristofer, Sean and Kelly; her 4 great grandchildren, Olivia, James, Kenneth IV, and Mia. She was predeceased by her two siblings, Patricia Levine and James Horn.

Marilyn enjoyed her life at Peach Lake from her childhood days and throughout her life. Her loving devotion to her family was well known as was her family’s immense love for her. Marilyn was a class act, known for her sense of style and impeccable dress. She would always brighten any gathering with her smile and energy. She had a great sense of humor and loved to dance, play golf, and cheer for the Yankees. She will be missed by many.


A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 26, 2019 at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, Brewster, NY at 11:00 am. Interment will follow at St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery, Brewster, NY. Visitation will be held at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY on Sunday, August 25, 2019 from 3pm to 7pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Make a Wish Foundation.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday August 25, 2019 | 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Sunday August 25, 2019 3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Beecher Funeral Home
    Address
    1 Putnam Avenue
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
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  • Service

    Monday August 26, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday August 26, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. Lawrence O'Toole Church
    Address
    31 Prospect Street
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
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  • Interment

    Location
    St. Lawrence O'Toole Cemetery
    Address
    Turk Hill Rd.
    BREWSTER, NY 10509
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Patti Goor

Posted at 08:37pm
To all my cousins, my deepest sympathies for your loss. My Godmother will always have a special place in my heart. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love always, Patti Becker Goor
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Posted at 12:16pm
Sending our love and prayers to the Ford Family.... May the many wonderful years you shared with your beautiful Marilyn comfort you . Susan Savoie
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Diann Coghlan

Posted at 06:23pm
I am very sorry to learn of Marilyn's passing. I have wonderful memories of all the dances at the lake with all the old timers. Those were the days. Life at the lake was good. Diann Lohrfink Coghlan
 
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Norma ryan Posted at 01:40pm

I remember Marilyn as always having a smile and dressed so well. I would see her in the beauty salon and at the nail place and she was always so friendly. My memory of her at the lake with my parents is still vivid. I can’t come to either service but I will keep you all in my prayers. Norma Tisdall Ryan

Michelle DeBeauvernet

Posted at 10:28am
Eileen and family I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mom always had a smile for everyone!! My condolences and prayers are with all of you. My mom Pat remembers fondly all the years they worked together at PQ. My parents send their love and prayers!
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Kenny, Barbara, Kenneth & Mia

Posted at 08:14pm
You will be greatly missed Grandma. You were the strongest and kindest soul I ever knew. I will always remember you and hold you close to my heart
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