Esther Ford

Esther Ford (Sardone)

Saturday, November 23rd, 1940 - Sunday, July 7th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Esther Ford, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Esther Ford with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Esther Ford, age 78, passed away at Baystate Medical Center surrounded by her loving family on July 7, 2019. She was born on Nov 23, 1940 in Canton, Ohio to the late James and Anna (Bucci) Sardone. Esther worked as a Registered Nurse for many years at Ludlow Hospital and resided in Wilbraham for 47 years. She was predeceased by her husband Lester L. Ford, her son John Ford and her niece Connie Ann Veillette. Esther leaves two daughters, Ann Bourcier and her husband John of Ludlow and Lynn White and her husband James of Belchertown; two brothers Michael Sardone and his wife Joyce and James Sardone both of Canton, OH; one sister, Julie Jones of Gulf Shores, AL and five grandchildren, Katelyn, Ashlee, Jennifer, Kayla and Nathan. Esther’s wit and intelligence emanated through her bubbly personality, influencing the lives of those she knew. She enjoyed indulging in a good book and perfecting family recipes for her Sunday dinners. She loved spending quality time with her grandkids, especially in the summertime when they gardened together. During her favorite season, she continued the family tradition of baking countless Christmas cookies with the ones she loved, and giving them to others. A Funeral Service will be held on Fri, July 12, 2019 at 8:30 am at Sampson Chapel of the Acres 21 Tinkham Rd. Springfield with a Mass of Christian Liturgy at 10:00 am at St Cecilia’s Church in Wilbraham. Burial will follow in St Aloysius Cemetery. Visiting Hours will be held on Thurs, July 11, 2019 from 4 to 7 pm at the funeral home. Donations may be made in Esther’s name to the American Lung Association 1661 Worcester Road, Suite 301 Framingham, MA 01701 or online at www.lungne.org.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Esther Ford (Sardone), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 11th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, July 11th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Sampson's Chapel of the Acres
    Address
    21 Tinkham Road
    SPRINGFIELD, MA 01129
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Friday, July 12th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Friday, July 12th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Cecilia's Parish
    Address
    42 Main Street
    WILBRAHAM, MA 01095
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    St. Aloysius Cemetery
    Address
    1273 Berkshire Avenue
    INDIAN ORCHARD, MA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Donations

Donations are being accepted for: American Lung Association.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Esther here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Esther
A proud partner of Honoring a Life
0 trees have been planted in memory of Esther Ford (Sardone)
JS

John Sampson

Posted at 01:31pm
This little note is to express our appreciation for your trust in us. It is our purpose to give thoughtful and compassionate service. We sincerely hope that our service has been deserving of your confidence.
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album