Patricia Ford

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Patricia Ann Ford, nee Becker, 85, of Mascoutah, IL, born November 27, 1937, in Belleville, IL, died Wednesday, December 21, 2022, surrounded by her family.

Patricia graduated from Notre Dame High School.  She enjoyed working as a nanny for over 30 years, and especially loved spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Ford; her parents, Bryan and Aurelia, nee Lerch, Becker; her sister, Rose Heuer; and a brother in infancy, Winston.

She is survived by a daughter, Kimberly Ford (Vander) Corliss; two sons, Bryan (Sandy) Ford and Scott (Candace) Ford; and nine grandchildren, Nelson Corliss, Ashley Ford, Claire Corliss, McKenna Ford, Frank Ford, Melanie Ford, Charles Ford, Jack Ford, and Tate Ford.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Condolences may be expressed online at

Visitation: Friends may visit from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday, December 29, 2022, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, December 29, 2022, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Burial will be at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, IL.


12 Comments on Patricia Ford

Ellen Becker-Law said : Guest Report Dec 30, 2022 at 11:41 PM

My deepest regrets for missing this news about Patty. She was a sweeety and great neighbor. Patty always had a smile for everyone. So sorry for your loss.

  • Belleville
  • Il.
Lisa Reichert said : Guest Report Dec 30, 2022 at 10:05 AM

Dear Kim, Scott and Bryan, We send our sympathy to you for the loss of your lovely mother, Pat. She was a great help and comfort to me during the early stages of our son's lives. I always looked forward to the day she would come and help out around the house. The boys especially enjoyed going to your parents house. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Lisa Reichert

  • Belleville
  • IL
Tracy Renner Quernheim said : Guest Report Dec 29, 2022 at 10:46 AM

Dear Kim, Scott and Bryan, We were Soo sad to hear about your dear mother Pat. Pat played such a kind and loving role in my life and my boys. I will miss her smile and laughter! Your mother thought the world of all of you! I hope all these sad days will soon fade to all the Wonderful memories you hold deep in your hearts! Our Deepest Sympathy, Tracy, Todd, Alex, Ben and Andy

  • Allen
  • Tx
Mike McCollum said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2022 at 9:46 PM

Scott, Bryan and Kim, We are truly sorry for your loss. Prayers to your families ❤️🌹

  • Swansea
  • IL
Lenore & Michael Faris said : Guest Report Dec 28, 2022 at 1:46 PM

We are so sorry for your loss. Pat was such a sweet person. We hope the memories of her bring you comfort at this difficult time.

  • Ballwin
  • MO
Donna & Sheldon Wiskamp said : Guest Report Dec 27, 2022 at 12:47 PM

We are so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. Please accept our condolences during this difficult time. May she rest in peace.

  • Marissa
  • IL
Sherrill Kraudel said : Guest Report Dec 24, 2022 at 12:28 PM

My condolences to all of you, may your memories bring you peace and heal your heartache. May time heal your sorrow, may friends and family ease your pain. Heaven welcomed an angel….Merry Christmas Pat…..hugs❣️

  • Saint Louis
  • MO
Bob & Sybl Yankey said : Guest Report Dec 23, 2022 at 10:19 PM

Extending our deepest sympathy and prayers to the Ford family. Pat was such a kind and friendly neighbor.

  • Mascoutah
  • Il
Angela Kammann said : Guest Report Dec 23, 2022 at 6:36 PM

Scott, Bryan, Kim and families - I’m so very sorry to learn of Patsy passing. So many fun memories of her back in the day. I wish peace to you all and pray that your memories help through your time of grief. Love to all. Angela (Shannahan) Kammann

  • Belleville
  • IL
Suzanne Morio said : Guest Report Dec 23, 2022 at 12:30 PM

Pat was such a dear neighbor, at first to my mom and then to me. We both send our sincere sympathy and prayers.

  • Mascoutah
  • Illinois
Rita Vago said : Guest Report Dec 23, 2022 at 10:15 AM

As a long time next door neighbor Pat will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers extend to the whole family. Rest In Peace Pat!

  • Mascoutah
  • IL
Ron Dill said : Guest Report Dec 22, 2022 at 6:41 PM

So very sorry for your loss.

  • Freeburg
  • IL

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