Beth was born and raised in Worcester, daughter of the late Lawrence P. and Margaret (McKiernan) Ford. She graduated from Burncoat High School and attended Worcester State College.
She worked as a bank teller and a sales clerk at Sears, before deciding to stay home and raise her daughters. Beth loved reading a good book, sewing, camping and being surrounded by her family and friends.
Beth is predeceased by her husband of 35 years, Robert J. Reynolds.
She leaves behind her two daughters, Margo E. Clark and her husband, Brian of Dudley and Bridget J. Reynolds of Auburn; a grandson, Brendan Clark of Dudley; a brother, John Ford and his wife, Frankie of Oxford; three sisters, Margaret “Peggy”Markvenas and her husband, Tony of Auburn, Virginia “Ginny” Hogan and her husband, Jack of Fairfield, CT and Sue Ellen “Susie” Nigro and her husband, Kenny of Upton; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Lawrence “Larry” Ford.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Beth’s family on Thursday, January 21, 2016 from 4-7 PM in the BRITTON-WALLACE FUNERAL HOME, 91 Central Street, Auburn. Her funeral will be from the funeral home on Friday, January 22, 2016 with a funeral Mass celebrated at 10 AM in Saint Joseph’s Church, 189 Oxford Street North, Auburn. Burial will follow in Saint John’s Cemetery, Worcester. Memorial donations can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 101A First Avenue, Waltham, MA 02451.