November 12, 1912 ~ July 9, 2013
Isabel Mische, 100, died on July 9 at Sanford Health.
Isabel was born on November 12, 1912 to John and Mary Lemna in Verona, ND. At age 6 Isabel's parents moved to Fargo where she resided the rest of her life.
Isabel graduated from Sacred Heart Academy (Shanley HS) in 1931. In 1932, Isabel married Louis (Lou) Mische and had 62 happy years together. Isabel worked in retail for 32 years at Mandel Furs. In recent years she was an avid bridge player and mainly loved being with her family, friends, and her church.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Scheltens (Keith) Yorktown, VA, son, Rich Mische (Mary) Fargo, ND, and son-in-law, Bob Montgomery (Shirley) Fargo, ND. She has 11 grandchildren: Brad Montgomery (Leanne) Edina, MN, Greg Scheltens (Tania) Tarpon Springs, FL, Linda Cliborne (Robert) Tarpon Springs, FL, Doug Montgomery (Olympia) San Francisco, CA, Janeen Peterson (Gary) St. Louis Park, MN, Kristi Waschull (Mike) Alexandria, VA, Mike Montgomery (Lisa) Fargo, ND, Craig Mische, Alexandria, MN, Lisa Orme (John) Tarpon Springs, FL, Leslie Shaw (Ryan) Toronto, Canada, Taylor Strande, Toronto, Canada. She has 16 great grandchildren: Elizaberth, Ella, and Christian Montgomery; Bronson and Brooke Cliborne; Sean, Casey and Calvin Montgomery; Luca Scheltens; Sami Orme;Colin Montgomery; Gunnar Peterson; Keenan, Oliver, Elliott and Isabel Shaw.
She was preceded in death by her husband,Louis, daughter, Erlys Montgomery, granddaughter, Mary Montgomery, great granddaughter, Tanya Orme, and her parents and siblings.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Spirit Church.