Ida Dell Raker
Ida Dell Raker, 71, of Point Place, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg. She was born on September 25, 1945, to Oliver and May (Burgess) Raker. Ida proudly served her country in the Army during the Vietnam era and was stationed in Germany. After leaving active duty, she joined the Air Force Reserves and was affiliated with the 200th Red Horse Squadron. She was a graduate of Woodward High School and the University of Toledo Engineering Department. She was a member of Point Place Heritage Society and enjoyed genealogy. Ida attended Conn Weisenberger Post #587 and was a member of the former Pink Carnations Rebekahs Lodge 605. She served as a poll worker for Lucas County Board of Elections. Ida loved her cats. She was a caring, compassionate, and independent woman. Ida is survived by her cousin, Laura (Jim) Harris. Visitation was held September 23, in the David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 North Summit Street, Toledo, OH 43611. On the same day in the funeral home, the Point Place Heritage Society and the Lucas County Burial Corps held services. Memorial contributions may be considered to Paws and Whiskers Cat Shelter, 32 Hillwyck, Toledo, OH 43615, or Hospice of Northwest Ohio, 30000 East River Road, Perrysburg, OH 43551. Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.