John E. Ford, 62|
E. Ford, 62, of Campbellsport passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014, at
He was born on May 6, 1951, in Milwaukee, the son of James H. and Thelma
A. (nee Dees) Ford. On Dec. 20, 1974, John married Monica G. Sasse at
St. John’s Wedding Chapel in Milwaukee.
John worked at Chrysler Outboard in Hartford from 1971-79, for Jim
Pafantz from 1979-86, and then at the Kohler Co. until retiring in 2009.
He served as union steward at Kohler for 17 years.
John served on the board of directors of the Dundee Mill Park and was a
member of the Dundee Sportsman Club, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation,
the Beechwood Sportsman Club and the Campbellsport Sportsman Club. John
enjoyed snowmobiling, trap shooting, hunting, playing bingo and
especially golfing, but most of all he loved spending time with his
family or friends.
Survivors include his wife Monica, his children Theresa Ford, Sheri
(Quinn) Laidler and Bruce (Kelly) Ford; his stepchildren Chuck (Julie)
Stammler, Toni Stammler, Linda Jansen and Chris Stammler; his
grandchildren Grant, Garret, Frank, Margaret, Gina, Tara, Chance, Cole,
Faith Hailey, R’iell, Amy and Jude; five great-grandchildren; his
brothers Roy (Nancy) Ford and Rick (Chris) Ford; his sister Thelma Ann
(James) Hammes; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in
death by his parents, a daughter Amber, a grandson James, and two
brothers James Ford Jr. and Quinton “Bud” Ford.
Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 4, at the
Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St., Campbellsport with the Rev. Neil
Zinthefer officiating. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until time of
service at the funeral home.
Online guestbook and condolences are at