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Fern "FiFi" Isley

November 10, 1922 - June 12, 2015

Fern Isley, 92, of Winston-Salem, NC, formerly of Springfield died on Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Brian Center in Winston-Salem. She was born November 10, 1922 at Carlinville Hospital to Oliver and Mabel Lair Hart.

She was first married to Earl Pitchford who preceded her in death. On October 13, 1952, she married Allan D. Isley who preceded her in death. She had one sister, Thelma Herren and one brother, Webb Hart who also preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons, Martin V. Pitchford of Salem, OR, Stan A. (Lori) Isley, and James Hart (Fiance and Fern’s primary caregiver: Loretta Whitler) Isley of Winston-Salem, three grandchildren, Todd and Tracy Pitchford, and Cameron Isley, and four great grandchildren.

Fifi was a retiree of Franklin Life Insurance Company. Her favorite things to do were shopping, singing, working puzzles, visiting with family and friends, and enjoying chocolate.

Memorial Gathering: 9-10 am, Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.

Memorial Service: 10:00 am, at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Kevin Carrothers officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Institute for Cancer Research. www.aicr.org 800.843.8114.

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Time: 09:00 am - 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 789-2340 Map


Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Institute for Cancer Research. www.aicr.org 800.843.8114


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