FREETOWN — Ida J. (Saindon) Cleveland, 82, of East Freetown died February 8, 2018 unexpectedly at Massachusetts General Hospital. She was the beloved wife of Frank N. Cleveland.

Born in Springfield, MA, the daughter of the late Homer and Emma (Viezina) Saindon, she lived in New Bedford for 30 years before moving to East Freetown.

She was formerly employed as a manager at Shaw's Supermarket in New Bedford for many years until her retirement.

Ida was such a wonderful wife for 60 years and a wonderful mother. She was loved by all and will be greatly missed by all.

Survivors include her husband Frank; a daughter, Karen Dilgard of Middleboro MA; a sister, Simone Simmons and her husband Robert of New Bedford MA; two grandsons, Brandon Dilgard and Nathan Dilgard; 2 brother-in-laws, Donald Cleveland and his wife Therese of New Bedford and Joseph Peters of West Wareham; many nieces and nephew and friends.

Her Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday, February 19th at 10 AM in Our Lady of Fatima Church, 4256 Acushnet Ave., New Bedford. Visiting hours are omitted. Arrangements are with the Saunders-Dwyer Home For Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford. For online guestbook, please visit