The Pembroke Historical Society Board of Directors regrets the passing of long-time Pembroke Historical Society member, Nancy Ford, on September 6th. She will be sorely missed by all.
FORD, Nancy Ann (Shalloo) of Pembroke, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2018 at Pat Roache Hospice house in Hingham. Born on June 28, 1934 in Cornish, NH to Mildred Agnes Dole and William Lessard Shalloo, she was 84 years young. A graduate of Chamberlain School of Retailing, Nancy was an avid shopper. In 1957 she married the love of her life, Stanwood Seymour Ford. They had 2 children, Stanwood and Lesley. Nancy enjoyed her career as a Buyer for Jordan Marsh, and was a gifted artist, hostess and basket weaver. She was a devoted member of the Pembroke Historical Society, holding several offices, and was active for many years at All Saints Episcopal Church in Whitman. Nancy is survived by her son Stanwood William Ford and his wife Phyllis Ford, her daughter Lesley Nakanishi and her husband Chigozie Antoni Iwudoh, and her 3 beloved grandchildren Aska Nakanishi, Shawn Gray, and Courtney Milo. Our lives were so much richer because of her love. Reposing at the Cartwright Funeral Home, 845 Washington St. Braintree. Visiting hours Sunday 2:00 to 5:00 PM followed by a Funeral Service in the Funeral Home at 5:00 PM. Relatives and friends respectfully invited to attend. Burial will be PRIVATE.