Isabelle M. Clelan

LEWISTOWN – Isabelle M. Clelan, 101, of Lewistown died at 7:35 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 10, at Ohesson Manor.

Born on November 20, 1911, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Frederick Felix and Anna Elizabeth (Conley) Brown.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, George J. Clelan, on June 24, 1997, and five brothers and two sisters.

Isabelle is survived by: sons, Joseph R. Clelan and wife, Erline, of Mechanicsburg, and Gerald B. Clelan and wife, Beverly, of Lewistown; daughter, Martha J. Lynch and husband, R. Thomas, of Coal Township; eight grandchildren, Wendy Koering and husband, Louis, of Vineland, NJ, Scott Clelan and wife, Lori, of Mechanicsburg, Carrie Celesky and husband, Troy, of Carlisle, Kelly Schaeffer and husband, Carl, of Lewistown, Kerry Royer and husband, Ronald, of York, Kristine Clelan and husband, Jay Hoff, of Bellefonte, Kathryn Hostetler and husband, Craig, of Portland, OR, and Timothy Lynch and wife, Jennifer, of Bend, OR; 16 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was a 1930 graduate of Lewistown High School.

Isabelle was a member of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Miriam’s Circle and Mother’s Guild.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 16, at Hoenstine Funeral Home, Inc., 75 Logan St., with Pastor Mike Sigler officiating.

The family will receive friends from 10 – 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Interment will take place in Mt. Rock Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 120 N. Main St., Lewistown, PA 17044.

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