For the last 19 years Ida worked for BCD Travel, as a Master File Specialist in Kansas City, MO. She previously worked for TWA in the accounting department for over 30 years. Ida was a parishioner of the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception in Kansas City, MO. She enjoyed the arts, traveling, gardening, walking, nature, and being around water. Ida especially enjoyed volunteering her time at Saint Luke’s Northland Hospital, KCPT and with the Kansas City Symphony. Her greatest love was spending time with her family.
Ida is survived by her daughters, Georgette Crocker and husband Steve of Kansas City, MO, Christel Shepard and husband David of Leawood, KS; sister, Josephine Schwerbrock-Faessen of Germany; grandchildren, Chanelle Dieckmann of Manhattan, KS, Lindsey Crocker of Kansas City, MO, Stephanie Crocker of Kansas City, MO. She is preceded in death by her parents.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville, MO. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Monday, May 5, 2014 at St. Therese Catholic Church, Kansas City, MO. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to KCPT, Synergy House, or Friends of Parkville Animal Shelter (FOPAS). Memories of Ida and condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.