Burneda Ford

Burneda E. Ford

1926 - 2024

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Obituary of Burneda E. Ford

Burneda E. Ford, 97, passed away at home peacefully on April 3, 2024. She was surrounded by her family.

Born on October 21, 1926 in Malone, NY, Burneda was the daughter of the late Joseph Raville and Dora Tucheron.

She was married to Fred “Pat” D. Ford on July 30, 1955, who passed away.

Burneda worked for the Delaware County Treasurer for many years as an account clerk and typist.

She had many hobbies including reading, knitting and bingo. She was a lover of playing cards, especially with her family and friends. She also enjoyed bowling and bowled on a league for over 40 years. She was a 50-year member of the Donald W. Gleason Post #190 American Legion Ladies Auxiliary in Delhi. Burneda was a member of the Hamden Seniors and an worked as an  Election inspector for Hamden. In 1985, she was given the honor of “Mother of the Year” by the Walton Reporter. Her ”bucket” list consisted of traveling to Alaska and Hawaii. She accomplished traveling to both, Alaska on a cruise in 2001, and Hawaii in 2011. Her greatest passion was her family, she enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Burneda is survived by many family members, daughter Brenda Turner (Craig), daughter Becky Titch, daughter Betsy Decker (Golden), daughter Mary Wolcott, son Fred Jr., (Lisa), son Donald (Tracy Dugan), daughter Michelle Stoop (Michael), son Michael (Connie Stevens). She is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, siblings and husband Fred, Burneda was predeceased by her son: Ronald. and sons-in-law: Barry Titch and Ralph Smith.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 4-7PM on Friday, April 12, 2024, at the MacArthur Funeral Home, 134 Main Street, Delhi.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11AM on Saturday, April 13, 2024, at St. John the Baptist Church, 25 Benton Ave., Walton, NY 13856, with the Rev. Edward  Golding, celebrant. Burial will follow at the Hamden Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Burneda can be made to St. John the Baptist Church, Walton, NY.

Please visit www.macarthurfh.com to share a condolence with the Ford family.


Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, April 12, 2024
MacArthur Funeral Home - Delhi
134 Main Street
Delhi, New York, United States
(607) 746-2171


11:00 am
Saturday, April 13, 2024
St. John the Baptist Church
25 Benton Ave
Walton , New York, United States