- Local Guide
Isabella S. Green, 95, a guest at the Jefferson Manor and formerly of Brookville, died Friday, June 22, 2012, at Brookville Hospital.
She was born Nov. 15, 1916, in Brookville, a daughter of the late Vernon G. and Mertie (Ramer) Stewart.
Aug. 9, 1947, she married Joseph John Green, who preceded her in death April 21, 1988.
Mrs. Green was a homemaker and worked for the Brookville Glove Factory in her early years. During World War II, she moved to and worked in a factory in Philadelphia that made bomb making sites.
She always went out of her way to reach out to those in need, especially for her community and her family.
Surviving relatives include a son, Joe L. Green and wife Nancy of Bowling Green, Ohio; very dear friends at Jefferson Manor, Molly and Kathy who have, for the past years, taken very special care of her; a brother, Floyd Stewart of Bloomington, Calif.; a sister, Mae Plyler of Mitchellville, Md.; and two grandchildren, Jimmy and Maggie Green.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a brother, Bud Stewart; and a sister, Jean Pounds.Â
A service will be held at a later date.
Interment will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Knox Dale.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Sight Center of Northwest Pennsylvania, Blindness Skills & Instruction, 2545 W. 26th St., Erie, Pa. 16506.
Arrangements are under the direction of the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.