Ida P. King, 77

February 08, 2011

DEC. 22, 1933-FEB. 2, 2011

PETERSBURG, Va. — Ida Pearl King, 77, of Petersburg, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Retreat Hospital in Richmond, Va.

Born Dec. 22, 1933, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Frank G. and Anna G. Shank Kramer.

She retired from civil service in Fort Lee, Va.

Miss Pearl was a loving mother, sister, aunt and friend. She will be missed.

She is survived by one son, Harold H. King Jr. of Winter Haven, Fla.; brothers, Paul E. Kramer and wife, Joyce, of Williamsport, Md.; Terry L. Socks and wife, Gladys, of Hagerstown; nieces, Susie Shank, Staci Miller, Kristi Hal and Tina Church; and nephews, Douglas Kramer and David Socks.

She was preceded in death by twin daughters, Mary and Margaret King; sister, Mary Allen; and brother, George F. Kramer.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 1991 Overlook Drive, Winter Haven, FL 33884; or VCU Massey Cancer Center, P.O. Box 985934, Richmond, VA 23298-5934.

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