Ida Sraver Adams(1924 - 2014)

IDA SRAVER ADAMS Ida Sraver Adams, 89 of Southport, passed away on Monday, January 20, 2014 at Dosher Nursing Center. Mrs. Adams was born July 6, 1924 in Baltimore, Maryland the daughter of the late William Sraver and Ida Hoffmester Sraver. Raised in Baltimore, she lived in many areas of the country while her husband was living. Previously she had lived in Upper Jay, New York and had lived in Southport since 1998. During WWII, she was a real life "Rosie the Riveter", having worked for Glenn L. Martin Aircraft factory in Middle River, Maryland. Mrs. Adams was preceded in death by her husband Donald Adams; four brothers, Albert Ender, Brantner Sraver, Raymond Sraver, and her twin brother Charles Sraver; and a sister Theresa Jones. Surviving is her brother William Sraver Jr. and wife Maureen of Boiling Spring Lakes; a sister Anna Mae Albright and husband Richard of Maryland; several nieces and nephews including Charles Sraver and wife Carol, Linda K. Sandgren and husband Eric, Bonnie Leupkes and husband Michael all of Maryland, and Charlene Fitzpatrick and husband Carl of New Mexico. A memorial service will be held at a later date at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Southport. Inurnment will be in Willsboro, New York. You may send online condolences to Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport, North Carolina.

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Peacock, Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service
1411 North Howe Street Southport, NC 28461
(910) 457-6944

Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 21 to Jan. 22, 2014