Ida Oberlander

Obituary of Ida J Oberlander

Please share a memory of Ida to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.
Ida Oberlander of Franklin Square, NY passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 2 at the age of 88. In her final days she was surrounded by loved ones and the peace of Christ. Born to Max and Therese Litzner in 1935, Ida grew up in Elmont, NY. She studied at the College of Mount St. Vincent with the intent of becoming a nun before changing course and earning a degree in elementary education from Hofstra University. Ida married John Oberlander in 1962. Ida was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who lived her life in the service of others. She taught in the Hempstead school district until leaving to raise her family. Later, she enjoyed many years working as a substitute teacher in Valley Stream and Franklin Square public schools where her gentle disposition and kind heart endeared her to children and colleagues alike. Ida was a faithful member of St. Catherine of Siena church. Ida was predeceased by her husband, John, and daughter, Elizabeth. She is survived by her daughter Cathy, son Eric and his wife Katie, son-in-law Paul, granddaughter Maria and her husband Ryan, granddaughter Christina and grandsons Thomas, Brian, James and Danny.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ida Oberlander, please visit Tribute Store


5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, November 10, 2023
Krauss Funeral Home
1097 Hempstead Tpke
Franklin Square, New York, United States

Mass of Christian Burial

9:30 am - 10:30 am
Saturday, November 11, 2023
St Catherine of Sienna
33 New Hyde Park Road
Franklin Square , New York, United States


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Saturday, November 11, 2023
Ocean View Cemetery
3315 Amboy Road
Staten Island, New York, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Ida Oberlander

In Loving Memory

Ida Oberlander

1935 - 2023

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Share Your Memory of