Marla Heim Ford


Marla Heim Ford, 75; widow of a retired Great Plains Conference pastor. Born January 22, 1947; died December 8, 2022.

She married the Rev. Ralph Ford, who served former Nebraska Conference churches in Republican Valley Parish, Kearney Faith Parish, Tekamah-Decatur, Tekamah, Grand Island Faith, York First, Hastings First and Lyons before his retirement in 2006. He died February 26, 2011.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 28, at Oakland Cemetery in Oakland, Nebraska. A time for family and friends will follow at Oakland United Methodist Church.