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Former First Lady Betty Ford Dies At 93

Former First Lady, Betty Ford
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LOS ANGELES (AP) – A family spokeswoman says Betty Ford’s
children and relatives are traveling to California to make funeral arrangements for the former First Lady.

Barbara Lewandrowski  says Ford died Friday at the Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage.

Lewanbrowski says the family expects to organize a service in Palm Springs over the next couple days.

Ford’s body will be sent to Michigan for burial alongside former President Gerald Ford, who died in December 2006. He’s buried on the grounds of his namesake museum in Grand Rapids.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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