Shirley Ann née Conrad Ford, 77, of Emmitsburg, passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at the Waynesboro Hospital.

Born March 15, 1943, in Havre de Grace, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Anne Conrad.

Shirley was a faithful member of St. Rita’s Catholic Church in Blue Ridge Summit, treasurer of the Northwest Frederick County Civic Association, and treasurer of the Northwestern Blue Bird Club. She enjoyed horseback riding, camping, birding, and spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her loving husband, Dale Ford; her sons, Curtis Ford (Kristie) and Eric Ford; a sister, Pat Sutton (Randy); grandchildren, Devon Ford and Luke Ford; sister-in-law, Charlene (Charlie); and many friends.

A memorial mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday September 21, at St. Rita’s Catholic Church, 13219 Monterey Lane, Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214. Inurnment will follow in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made in Shirley’s name to St. Rita’s Catholic Church, 13219 Monterey Lane, Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214.

Shirley’s care has been entrusted to Black’s Funeral Home of Thurmont.