Funeral set for mother, son who drowned in pond

Mother, son die following ice pond rescue. (WDTN, Jeremy Marshall)
Mother, son die following ice pond rescue. (WDTN, Jeremy Marshall)

SIDNEY, Ohio (WDTN) – Funeral services are set for a mother and son who died after falling through the ice in a Shelby County pond.

Maurissa Bickford, 39, died Thursday trying to save her son, Noah, 3, after he fell into an icy pond.

The pair was spotted by two highway workers.

Visitation will be Monday afternoon at Adams Funeral Home at 1401 Fair Road.

The funeral for both mother and son will be Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Sidney.

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