L.A. Ford, 66, of Garden City, died Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. 

He was born July 27, 1951, in Harper County, to Lorn and Wilma May Morris Ford.

A lifelong Garden City resident, Mr. Ford worked for Dillons in Garden City for more than 37 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors include a brother, Billy L. Ford of Garden City; a sister, Paula L. Kelley of South Hutchinson; a niece, Savanna Anderson of Grand Falls, Minn.; and a nephew, Deon Jordan of Sioux Falls, S.D.

Graveside service will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at Valley View Cemetery Niches in Garden City, with military honors conducted. 

Memorials are suggested to St. Catherine Hospice, in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 412 N. Seventh St., Garden City, KS 67846. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.