Toby Aden Walford 56, of Ord, NE, died Sat., Oct. 5, 2013, at Ord.
Friends and family will gather at the Ord Memorial Chapel on Sat., Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. and then will proceed to the Cottonwood Cemetery in Burwell for an 11 a.m. graveside service. Ord Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be held Friday at the Ord Memorial Chapel from 5-8 p.m.
Memorials can be given to the family.
Toby was born Oct. 23, 1956, at the Community Memorial Hospital in Burwell, NE, to Raymond and Lillian (Fajmon) Walford. He was raised on the family farm located northeast of Burwell. He attended Riverview District 5 then graduated from Burwell High School in 1974. He was involved in helping build the Calamus Dam.
In 1982, he married Linda Shetterly in Scotia and they had two children, Garrett and Lilly. They later divorced. He had a motorcycle accident that disabled him for the rest of his life. His pride and joy were his children. He enjoyed watching the History Channel and entertaining friends. He lived his final days in Ord with his good friend, John Jacobs.
Survivors include his son, Garrett of Taylor; a daughter, Lilly of Taylor; four brothers Ted and Roy, both of Grand Island, Dallas of Burwell and Leslie of Oregon.
He was preceded in death by his parents a brother, John and a sister, Rena.