Dena Rae Ford

December 7, 1949May 23, 2023
Obituary of Dena Rae Ford
The world lost a beloved mother and wife, Dena Rae Ford, on May 22nd, 2023. Dena Rae battled lung cancer, but it never stopped her from giving her all to her family. She passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her children and loving husband. She was born in Renton, Wa. on December 9, 1949. She had a long, successful career as an entrepreneur and spent many years in management. She taught her children as well as others around her the value of hard work which they will benefit forever. Dena Rae was a loving and dedicated companion to her husband who were rarely seen apart for 54 years. They fell in love at first sight, then married shortly after. Dena Rae was preceded in death by her parents Ralph Dean Moser, Patricia Benton Moser and Palma Gormley Moser. Dena Rae is survived by her husband William Ford, sons Richard Ford, Erick Ford, and Matthew Ford. Her Daughter-in-Laws Kim Ford and Denise Ford, grandchildren Milo Ford and Melanie Clifton as well as her 6 cherished brothers and sisters. In Lieu Of Flowers Dena requested donations be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21714 Online condolences and fond memories may be shared with the Ford family at Sherwood Chapel & Memorial Gardens 3176 Airport Highway Alcoa, TN 37701 865-970-2955

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