Ella M. Ford ( Ruth) of Lake Valley, Pemberton, age 83 years, passed away January 10, 2014 at home.
She was a native of Stuttgart, Germany coming to the United States in 1972 settling in Pemberton. She was a retired Housekeeping Supervisor for Walson Army Hospital, Fort Dix and was the former Shop Steward.
Ruth was an active member and past president 9 times of the Eden Stanley American Legion Post # 294 Ladies Auxiliary and member of the Salon 40/85.
Ruth was also a member of the NCO Wives Club and the Women of the Chapel, Fort Dix.
She was preceded in death by her son Harald.
Beloved wife of Robert E. Ford , Dear Mother of Charlotte Washington ( Todd), William Henry Ford and Vera M. Ford, Grandmother of 9 and great grandmother of 10.
Relatives and friends of Ruth’s family are invited to her funeral service 12:00 Noon Thursday at Calvary Baptist Church, 5 Scrapetown Road, Pemberton where there will be a viewing 10:30 AM to 12:00 Noon at the Church.
Interment BGWCD Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 350 Provinceline Road, Arneytown, North Hanover Twp.