Geneva Elizabeth Ford, 102, of Tucson, Arizona passed away August 26, 2020. She was born on April 23, 1918 in Berthoud, Colorado to Walter and Elizabeth (Hohnhorst) Nero.
Geneva grew up in Colorado farming country, taught elementary school in Illinois, Colorado and Arizona. After retirement, she enjoyed traveling by motor home and spending her summers in Show Low, Arizona. She enjoyed her crafts and especially her quilting.
Geneva is survived by her daughter Sylvia J. Fitt and son Richard J. Lansky (wife Cora), 4 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren (plus one expected soon). She was preceded in death by her first husband George Lansky and second husband Don Ford.
A private family celebration of her life will be planned at a later date.
Many thanks to all the caregivers at Young at Heart Assisted Living and Emblem Hospice who gave her excellent care for the past 3 years.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to either of these organizations in Geneva’s name.
Young at Heart Assisted Living
6521 N. Silver bell
Tucson, AZ 85743
7225 N. Oracle, Suite 202
Tucson, AZ 85704
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