In Red Bluff, CA, on August 16, 2011, at the age of 88, Mrs. Mildred Elizabeth Bilodeau-Ford passed away after a courageous battle with cancer.
Mrs. Ford was proceed in death by her beloved husband, Frank Ford, whom she married 67 years ago in Emporium.
She will be profoundly missed by her children Thomas (Marcella), Donna (Pat) and Robert (Jane); six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; her brother Gerald Bilodeau of Colorado; sisters Beverly Averill of Emporium, Dolores Lawrence of Corvallis, Oregon and Emily (Stan) Anderson of Warren; and many nieces and nephews and friends.
A graveside funeral service will be held at Newton Cemetery in Emporium at 11 am, Thursday, Sept. 22. The Rev. David Kanski will officiate.