John S. Ford, forever 27, retired Medford Firefighter/ Engineer/EMT Basic, builder, welder, world-class skier and diver, as well as a fun-loving world traveler, passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 at home in the arms of his loving and adoring wife. For those who would like to memorialize their acquaintance/friendship with John please consider a contribution to CASA of Medford. Many thanks to the volunteers of Asante Hospice Services and End of Life Choices Oregon.