Ida Perez Cardinale, 88, a native of Tampa, died Monday November 7, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband Frank and is survived by her four children Tessy Abreu, Dina Cardinale, JoAnn Russo and her husband Joe, and John Cardinale. Ida is also survived by her four grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; Martin Cabeza and his wife Emeline and their children Michele, Gabrielle and Giancarlo, Joseph Russo, Ann Marie Gonzalez and her husband Joseph and their children Ansley and Joseph Henry, Frank John Caridnale and his wife Sarah and their children Toby, Zane, Sophia, Jude and Lucia; sister Delia Perez, sister-in-laws Jean Cardinale, Caridad Perez, and their families. She is also survived by Pat Cardinale and her sons, Lee and Harry Snowden and their families. Ida touched so many lives and was loved by all who knew her. The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thanks to her physician, Dr. Raul Sierra and his wife Marta for the many years of compassionate care. The pallbearers are Martin Cabeza, Joseph Russo, Frank John Cardinale, Joey Fauci, Tom Cardinale, Michael Cardinale, Richard Cardinale and her godson, Hector Espinola. A funeral service will take place on Thursday November 10, 2011 at 10:30AM with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL. The family asks that flowers be omitted and that you instead donate to the Melech Hospice House in Temple Terrace, FL or the charity of one's choice.