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Patricia L. (Batzel) Ford

January 30, 1931 ~ March 27, 2021 (age 90)


Patricia L. Ford, 90, of North Valley Road, Wells Tannery, PA; went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at UPMC Altoona Hospital.  She was born on January 30, 1931 in West Providence Township; a daughter of the late George "Percy" and Dorothy (Fickes) Batzel.  On July 9, 1948 in Hagerstown, MD; she was united in marriage to H. Glenn "Pete" Ford.  He preceded her in death on September 29, 2014.  
She is survived by children Glenda married to Jeff Wolford, Wells Tannery, PA; Karen Peffer, Wells Tannery, PA and Dana Ford married to Rebecca (Worthing), Wells Tannery, PA; ten grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her sisters Lorraine Figard and Betty Graffious and son-in-law Bill Peffer.

Mrs. Ford was a member of the Wells Valley Presbyterian Church.  Patricia enjoyed traveling with her husband, working jigsaw puzzles and reading.  She liked to take her walks in the woods, sitting on the porch and gardening.  

She loved spending time with her family and her cat "Tippi".

A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 11:30 A.M. at Wells Valley Methodist Cemetery with Rev. Rebecca Drover officiating.

If friends so desire memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Ford to the Wells Valley Presbyterian Church, Wells Tannery, PA 16691.

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Arrangements by Akers Funeral Home, Inc.

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Graveside Service
March 31, 2021

11:30 AM
Wells Valley Methodist Cemetery
Wells Valley Road
Wells Tannery, Pennsylvania 16691

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