Alberta Lord (1917-2003)


LORD ALBERTA, (nee Ford), Dec. 18, 2003, age 86, loving wife of the late Walter Sr., loving mother of Walter Jr., “Sonny” (Marge), beloved grandmother of Cathy Cottrill (Michael) and Edward Lord (Jackie), devoted great grandmother of Eddie (Lauren), Amanda, Mikaela, Brett and the late Brianne. Sadly missed by her great great granddaughter Ryleigh, her sister DorothyClark, sisters-in-law Marie Ford, Elizabeth “Peach” Lord and many nieces and nephews. The family requests Donations in Alberta’s memory to the Burke Playground, c/o 2108 S. Front St., Phila., PA 19148. Funeral arrangements are private. MURPHY-RUFFENACH F.H.

Written by Amy Grant

Amy Grant is a graphic designer and web developer. She is the founder of the Southwark Historical Society, a volunteer based group that studies the Southwark Historical District located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.