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Ida J. (Dennis) Von Richthofen

NORTH CANAAN — Ida J. (Dennis) Von Richthofen of North Canaan passed away April 2, 2020, at Sharon Health Care Center after a long battle with multiple health issues.

She was born in Sharon on Feb. 27, 1944, to the late Edward Dennis and Cora Kline.

Ida was a graduate of Housatonic Valley Regional High School, Class of 1962.

She later went on to be a tax assessor for the town of Salisbury and a switchboard operator for Sharon Hospital.

Ida was a great many things. The most important title she held was Choo Choo Grannie.

Ida is survived by her son, Scott A. Von Richthofen; her daughter-in-law, Ashley L. Von Richthofen; and her Peanut, her grandson Evan S. Von Richthofen. She also leaves behind her beloved niece, Roxanne Pulver; and her very dear friend, Mark Williams.

There will be no services,  by request of Ida. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Birches-Roy Funeral Home, 33 South St., Great Barrington, MA 01230 toward a scholarship for her grandson, Evan S. Von Richthofen.

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