Jerry and Eileen Ford. Ph: courtesy of Ford
From Ford Models: “The staff of Ford Models mourn the passing of Mr. Jerry Ford. As partner to his wife Eileen, Jerry created and built Ford Models. He was an iconic fashion industry pioneer responsible for developing and managing the careers of the worldâ€™s most beautiful people. Jerry was a man of immense character, humor and integrity. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather and mentor and friend to us all. We share our heartfelt condolences with Eileen Ford and the Ford family.”
We here at MODELS.com also express our deepest sympathies to Eileen and her family.
To read the obituary from the New York Times: Click here.