Donald Ledford

Obituary of Donald E. Ledford


Donald E. Ledford, 91, of Rockledge, Florida passed away peacefully on November 5, 2022.


He was born April 3, 1931 in Painesville, Ohio to Everett and Betty Ledford.


Donald is survived by his daughter, Wanda Skiles, two grandchildren, John Harvey and Tiffany Gardiner and several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.


He lived a long and productive life. He was an Air Force POW during the Korean War and loved going on Honor Flights. He recently went with his grandson, John Harvey, and both enjoyed their time together. Donald has left behind many family members and friends both in Florida and Ohio. He was always smiling and full of life, talking to anyone who gave him the time.


Donald is now back with his wife Vera whom he wanted to see again. He has gained his angel wings and his souls is now at peace and free of pain. He will be missed by his friends and neighbors at Space Coast RV Park and his bingo companions who he loved to play with weekly. He touched many lives with his presence.


A Memorial Service With Air Force Honors will take place at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery in Mims, Florida to honor Donald E. Ledford for his service in the Korean War. God bless him and all of the medals he received while he served.


Fly High Donald!