ELLSWORTH – Isabella A. Worcester, 93, died April 27, 2011, at an Ellsworth health care facility. She was born Jan. 4, 1918, in Jonesport, daughter of Sidney T. and Georgia A. (Beal) Openshaw.
Growing up, Isabella was active in the school band and was a Booster champion. She attended Reorganized Church of Latter Day Saints, Jonesport. She enjoyed traveling and doing crafts, as well as knitting and crocheting. Isabella had been a member and past chaplain of Rumery Chapter No. 46 Order of the Eastern Star, Jonesport, and had attended Irene Chapter No. 97, Ellsworth.
Isabella is survived by a daughter, Hubene Brodie and husband, Carleton, all of Ellsworth; five grandchildren, Carleton Brodie III, Hubert Brodie, Debra Brodie, Lynn Best and Julie Sattler; nine great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren; a special cousin, Ernest Beal and wife, Leah; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Hubert S. Worcester; and a grandson, Ralph Brodie.
Friends are invited to call 1:30-3 p.m. Friday, April 29, at Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth, where funeral and Order of the Eastern Star services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, April 30. Interment will be at Forest Hill Cemetery, Lamoine. Those who desire may make contributions in Isabella’s memory to Maine Coast Healthcare Foundation, 50 Union St., Ellsworth, ME 04605. Condolences may be expressed at