Emily C. Ford, 88


Emily Caroline Ford, 88, of Saint Peters, MO, died on Friday, May 12, 2023, in Saint Peters, MO.

Newcomer Cremations Funerals and Receptions is assisting the family with arrangements.

Ms. Ford was born on May 27, 1934, in Alton, to John and Emily Crowe (nee Conway).  She worked in insurance for many years. She loved reading books and always had one in her hand.

Ms. Ford is survived by her daughter, Susan Marie (Tom) Scott; two grandchildren, Candice Ford and Chase Ford; great-grandchild, Mike Ford; five nephews,  Don Spillman, Robin Spillman, Terry Ford and Jamie Crowe; three nieces, Vicki McClintock, Sheryl Forbeck and Lori Crowe; and a host of other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; loving husband, Frank Ford; sister, Marie (Robert) Spillman; brother, Jim Crowe; three sons, Steven Ford, Michael Ford and Patrick Ford; and grandchildren, Benjamin M. Barton and Michael K. Ford. 

Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice. Condolences can be left online at www.legacy.com.