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Frances L. Ide

September 2, 1937 ~ November 29, 2019 (age 82)


Frances Ide, age 82 of Saco, ME, passed away Friday, November 29, 2019 at 7:04p.m. at Seal Rock Health Care, Saco, ME surrounded by her family.


Fran was born on September 2, 1937 in Keene NH a daughter to Francis and Alvira (Casillo) Briggs. On October 14, 1961 Fran married Malcolm Ide.  Fran was a graduate from an all girls Catholic school in Rhode Island. She was a homemaker, typist for National Grange,  and was a rural carrier for the The Keene Sentinel for many years. Fran enjoyed crocheting, reading, being with her grandchildren and was one of the biggest Red Sox fans in New England !!


Survivors include her children: a daughter, Michele (Ide) and Bruce Peradotto of Pinckneyville, IL, a son, David and Rachael (Lewis) of Asheville NC, and a daughter, Patty (Ide) and Randy Dubois of Arundel, ME. Nine grandchildren, Andrew and Kaylee (Snider) Peradotto, Eric and Katie (Matyi) Peradotto, Becca (Peradotto) and Chad Carns all of Pinckneyville, IL, Matthew and Ethan Ide of Asheville, NC, and Lexus, Marcel, Dawson, and Laycee Dubois of Arundel, ME. And five great grandchildren, Reagan Ann Peradotto,  Fisher Douglas & Lainey Jo Peradotto, Adaline Marie & Colt Ryan Carns all of Pinckneyville, IL.  Also, several cousins.


She was preceded in death by her parents and ex husband & friend Malcolm Ide.


A Graveside Service  will be celebrated at 1:00 pm on December 5, 2019 at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco, ME.    Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel. To share condolences online, please visit

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Graveside Service
December 5, 2019

1:00 PM
Laurel Hill Cemetery
293 Beach St.
Saco, ME 04072

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