Eva Virginia Ford
Eva Virginia Ford, an engineer, died on September 14th.
A Rockaway resident for more than 60 years coming from the Bronx, Ford was a maker of fine arts and a homemaker who was cared for by her granddaughter, India Ford in her final days.
Ford is preceded in death by her brothers, Buster and Sunny Handy and sisters, Geraldine Maryann, Emma, Harriet, Doty, Rachel and Joanna. She is survived by her sons, Emanuel Ford (Jennie) and Michael Ford; sister, Sophie; grandchildren, Denis, Michael, James, Mikle, Emanuerl Jr., India, Victor, John, Annie, Shylisa, Antawn, T-Ondrea, many great-grandchildren and her dog, CoCo.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach. Visitation takes place from 9 to 10 a.m. on Friday, September 20th.