Passed away at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.John A. Ford, 89 years, farmed his entire life in Moore Township.He was predeceased by his parents Alex and Lena Ford and his brother William.He is survived by his sister Kathleen (the late Harold) Sanders, his niece Joyce and Rick Hergott, and his great nephews Wes and Valerie Hergott and their children Lydia and Elliot, and Matt and Katie Hergott and their son Alex. He will also be missed by his longtime friend Bill Moossdorff.John’s family would like to thank the staff of Lambton Meadowview Villa. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia.Rev. Jill Rogers officiating. John has donated his body for medical education and his cremated remains will be buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Sarnia.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton (www.alzheimer.ca).Memories and condolences may be shared at www.needhamjay.com.