Ida E. Earl, 100

Jan 26, 2014

Ida E. (Barber) Earl, 100, of East Wareham, died Jan. 26 in the Royal Cape Cod Nursing and Rehab. Center, Buzzards Bay. She was the widow of the late Everett G. “Dean” Earl and the daughter of the late John and Minnie (Silva) Barber.

She was born in Taunton and lived in East Wareham for many years.

Earl worked as a Key Punch Operator for Liberty Mutual Insurance Company for many years. Previously she worked as a Stitcher for the International Ladies Garment Workers Union in Boston.

Survivors include her daughters, Jacqueline “Jacquie” Francis of Fairhaven and Beaulah “Bea” Perry of Hyannis; her grandchildren, Kimberly, John Jr., Steven, David, Denise and Terence; nine great grandchildren.

Her funeral will be held at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30 from the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Patrick’s Church, 82 High St., Wareham.

Burial will follow in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Wareham.

Visiting hours are from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. For directions and online guestbook, visit: