Isabel L. Sells, age 97, New London, passed away on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at Woodland Village in Suring.
She was born on January 12, 1918 in Rothschild (Marathon County), WI, daughter of the late George W. and Josephine (Pillar) Smith. Isabel was formerly a telephone operator and then kindergarten teacher at Emanuel Lutheran School, New London. She loved being in the Lutheran Women’s Missionary Society and the New London Garden Club. She also loved to travel and went on many trips with the First State Bank Premier Club.
Isabel is survived by her daughter, Linda (Roger Jr.) Beaber, Mountain; three grandchildren, Ryan Beaber, Crooked Lake; Troy (Jana) Beaber, Lily and Kelly Beaber, Mountain and six great-grandchildren: Tate, Seth, Wyat, Kelsey, Kiana and Kyra. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister June Beaudoin.
Funeral services for Isabel will be held on Monday, February 16, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Emanuel Lutheran Church, New London with Rev. Marcus Schulz officiating. Visitation will be held at the church on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in the Floral Hill Cemetery, New London. The Cline & Hanson Funeral Home in New London is serving the family.