CHASE — Ida I. DeHaas, 79, of Chase, passed away into the arms of her Lord and Savior on the evening of Thursday, April 2, 2015. She was born to Clarence and Irene (Stratner) Beach, on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 1935, in Levering.
Ida was a woman of many accomplishments. She worked as a benefits representative for General Motors for 31 years, before her retirement. She also served on the UAW CAP Council, served as chairwoman and very active member for the Kent County Democratic Party, was a member of the Quilter’s Guild and was very instrumental in creating the “Ride for a Cure” program at D bar D Ranch, for which she was incredibly proud of.