June 15, 2011
Roy Kenneth Ford passed away, surrounded by his family, at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, Burlington, on May 4, in his 75th year. He was the beloved husband of Margaret for 52 years, and loving father of Todd and his wife Sandra and Lorraine Forbes and her husband Barry. A memorial service was held on May 7.

Ford was well-known within the landscape industry, having worked over 50 years in the business, the last number of years at Outdoor Supplies and Equipment. Owner Rick McDowell says that he was known for being dedicated to this industry, always at the office seven days a week.