Isabella Boal Stewart, 102, of Erie formerly of Franklin, died at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and Jim Barickman.
A daughter of John and Leda Beightol Boal, she was born in Cooperstown on March 16, 1914. She was a graduate of Rocky Grove High School.
Isabella had served as director of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program for Venango County Agency on Aging for 23 years.
She had been a member of the "Over 50 Club" of the Second Presbyterian Church in Oil City having been a member for over fifty years. She had been a member of the Belles Lettres Club in Oil City.
Surviving are two daughters Elizabeth Ann Carter and Margaret "Peg" (Jim) Barickman, 9 grandchildren,15 great-grandchildren, and her sister Charlotte Shorts.
She was preceded in death by her husband Frank Alan Stewart, a daughter Mary Lee McCullough Heald; three sons-in-law William McCullough, James Oakes,and Glenn Carter, her sister Margaret Boal and two brothers Robert and John Boal.
Friends will be received in the Huff Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 312 W. Park St., Franklin from 11 a.m. until 2:15 p.m. Saturday. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 2:30 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Bill Carter, Mrs. Stewart's grandson, officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Hill Memorial Gardens.
Memorial donations may be made to Great Lakes Home and Hospice, 1700 Peach St. Ste. 244, Erie, PA 16501.
Online condolences, flowers and sympathy cards may be sent to her family by visiting www.HuffFuneral.com