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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Jean (Ballantyne) Idman

1933 - 2021

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Jean Idman (Ballantyne) born October 12, 1933, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2021 at the age of 87. She was the daughter of the late John and Thelma Ballantyne of Sharon and the beloved wife of the late Ragnar "Ruggy" Idman, also of Sharon.

She was a Graduate of Boston University and worked in several Physician offices as well as Norwood Hospital for many years. Her happiest place was a family camp in Maine. She loved traveling there anytime she could, chatting with the Loons on the lake, reading, and enjoying nature.

She is survived by her daughter Dianne Idman Gervais and husband Sean D. Gervais of El Cajon, CA, and son Stephen J. Idman of Sharon. She is also survived by a beloved Sister and Brothers-in-law as well as Cousin Richard Durgin and wife Jean of Vienna, Virginia, and many Nieces, Nephews, and friends who loved her.

Due to her extraordinary love of animals, donations may be made to the A.S.P.C.A.

 

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Carol Magoon

March 23, 2021 11:06 AM

Dianne and family- I’m saddened to hear about your mom’s passing. I have a lot of good memories hanging out at the house in Sharon, and hearing about your mom brought them back to me over the past few days. I wish you strength and your own good memories during this difficult time.
Carol (Norton) Magoon and family

John, Kathi, Danielle and Keith Hamilton & Samantha McChesney

March 22, 2021 8:57 PM

Dianne and family,
Please know we are thinking of you and sending prayers your way.
John, Kathi, Danielle and Keith Hamilton & Samantha McChesney

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