Obituary for Ida Mae Sorensen
Ida Mae Sorensen
Ida Mae Sorensen, 93, formerly of Mt. Jewett, died Monday (February 5, 2018) at the Sena Kean Manor in Smethport.
Born August 21, 1924, in Salamanca, NY, she was a daughter of the late James and Constance (Walstrom)Forness. On February 21, 1942, in Mt. Jewett, she married Earl Sorensen who preceded her in death.
Ida had worked at Backus and also as a cashier at Costas and the former Market Basket. For a time, she ran the Smethport Theater.
She was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church where she was a reader at the church services. In the past, she helped prepare food for the annual Swedish Festival.
Surviving are a daughter, Connie (David) Razey of Olean, NY; a son, Gary (Virginia) Sorensen of St. Marys; grandchildren, Daniel (Patricia) Razey of Portville, NY and Christine (Kevin) Hoyt of Beaverbank, Nova Scotia; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at a future date to be announced.
Memorial donations may be made to Sena Kean Manor, 17083 Rt. 6, Smethport, PA 16749 or St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Main St., Mt. Jewett, PA 16740
The Cummings Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.