It's with a sad heart I post this announcement. Although I didn't know him personally, President Ford was was one of two presidents I did get a chance to meet, and he was the only one still alive until a short time ago.
I also remember very clearly those days after President Nixon resigned and I think President Ford was very brave in doing the unpopular and pardoning President Nixon. The country really, really needed to move on and the pardon allowed that to happen.
Below is a link to a pretty good article about President Gerald R. Ford, a good man.
A final salute to you President Ford.
And the article's link: