Ida R Tracey ( Rosie) 95, passed away February 18, 2023 after a long illness.
Ida, born August 23, 1927, grew up in Parkton , Md and graduated from Sparks HS 1945. Most of her working career she was a bank teller at Sparks State Bank, Sparks Md.
Ida married Norris W Tracey in 1947. Together they raised two children.
Often described as sweet, loving and sometimes stubborn, Ida lived a full life. She frequently enjoyed trips with her family and was quite accomplished in knitting, crocheting and various other crafts. She had a life long love of cats.
Ida is predeceased by her beloved husband Norris W Tracey, her father Ralph F Stahler, her mother A. Ellenora Stahler, brother Ralph W Stahler and nephew R.William Stahler.
She is survived by devoted daughter Diane O’Donnell, son in law Conaway O’Donnell , much beloved grandchildren Adam O’Donnell , Katie O’Donnell and sister-in-law Doris E Stahler and nephew Christopher R Stahler.
A small private graveside service to be held in her honor at a later date.
In lieu of flowers please donate in Ida’s honor to your local SPCA.