Detroit Lions owner William Clay Ford dies at 88

William Clay Ford, seen here in 2009, was the last surviving grandchild of Henry Ford.
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Ford was married to the former Martha Parke Firestone, an heiress to the Akron, Ohio, rubber fortune. Her grandfather, Harvey Firestone, was a close friend of Henry Ford. They had three daughters, a son, 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be private.

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