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Darrell Ray Ford

July 4, 1952 March 17, 2019
Darrell Ray Ford
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Darrell Ray Ford, 66, of Casnovia, passed away on March 17, 2019 at home. He was born on July 4, 1952 to Harold and Edna (Cousineau) Ford in Grant, Michigan. He graduated from Kent City High School in 1970. Darrell was a self employed dairy farmer. On March 27, 2010 he married Brenda Russell in Kent City. He was a life member of the National Riffle Association. Darrell is survived by his wife Brenda, four daughters: Cari (Joe) Moulden of Casnovia, Kimberly (Bruce) Macy of Casnovia, Stacey (Gary) Brock of Ravenna, Jamie (Kyle) Portell of Grant; his son Cory (Elizabeth) Ford of Casnovia; step-son Matt (Tansy) Cattanach of San Antonio, Texas; step-daughter Lyndi (John) Keizer of Wyoming, Michigan; seven grandsons: Craig Moulden, Austin Ford, Adam Macy, Zachary Macy, Dylan Macy, Keegan Portell, Jack Portell; three granddaughters: Blair Moulden, Gabrealle Ford, Briar Portell; step-granddaughter Ashlyn; his brother Keith Ford of Bailey; two sisters: Adeline Osmer of Sparta, Darlene Wagner of Ravenna; sister-in-law Judy Ford of Kent City. He was preceded in death by his parents, his sisters: Minnie Pant, Nancy C. Bennitt; and brother Dale Kirk Ford. Visitation will be held Friday, March 22, 2019, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Fields-McKinley Funeral and Cremation Services, Grant, Michigan. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11:00 am at the Algoma Christian School with Pastor John Romanosky officiating. Burial will take place in the Hilton Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Sullivan Community Church, 3951 Barnes Rd.Ravenna, Michigan or to the Algoma Christian School. Please share your memories of Darrell online at

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5:00 PM 3/22/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 3/22/2019 8:00:00 PM
Fields-McKinley Funeral And Cremation Services - Grant, MI

45 East Main Street
Grant, MI 49327

Fields-McKinley Funeral And Cremation Services - Grant, MI
45 East Main Street Grant 49327 MI
United States





11:00 AM 3/23/2019 11:00:00 AM
Algoma Christian School

14471 Sparta Ave
Kent City, MI 49330

Algoma Christian School
14471 Sparta Ave Kent City 49330 MI
United States

Cemetery Details


Hilton Cemetery Final Resting Place

15551 Laketon Ave
Casnovia, MI 49303

15551 Laketon Ave Casnovia 49303 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Algoma Christian School

14471 Sparta Ave
Kent City, MI 49330

Sullivan Community Church

3951 Barnes Rd
Ravenna, MI 49451

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