ST. CLOUD -- A longtime lawyer at Quinlivan & Hughes Law firm and past president of the Minnesota State Bar Association died from a heart attack Sunday.

Michael J. Ford was 64.

Ford was with Quinlivan and Hughes since 1979 and also served as past president of the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association and past president of the Stearns Benton Bar Association.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud.

The funeral will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at St. John’s Abbey with visitation starting at 9:30 a.m.  A private family burial will be Tuesday at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.