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Isabelle Lillian TROSEN

Female 1921 - 2017  (96 years)



  • Name Isabelle Lillian TROSEN 
    Born 10 Jul 1921  , Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Isabelle Lillian Kobus 
    Died 25 Oct 2017  Great River Medical Center, West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 96y 
    Obituary 26 Oct 2017  Prugh-Thielen Funeral Home, Burlington, Lee County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Welcome to the memorial page for
      Isabelle L. Kobus
      July 10, 1921 ~ October 25, 2017 (age 96)

      Isabelle L. Kobus , 96, of Burlington, died at 11:26 AM Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington.

      Born July 10, 1921, in Grand Forks, ND, she was the daughter of Fred G and Virginia Bloomer Trosen. On August 31, 1940, she married John Joseph Kobus in Burlington. He died May 27, 1998.

      Isabelle worked at IRC Register and the Ordinance Plant.

      She graduated from Burlington High School in 1939.

      She enjoyed bowling, traveling with her sisters, playing cards and reading.

      Survivors include three sons, John A (Carol) Kobus of Ashdown, AR, Dennis (Sherry) Kobus of Hooks, TX, Dean (Jean) Kobus of San Antonio, TX; three grandchildren, Dean, Jr., Brandi, Jason; five great-grandchildren, Dan, Nathaniel, Caleb, Molly, and Meryl; one brother, Ray (Marty) Trosen of Burlington; two sisters, Alberta Hubbard of Little Rock, AR, Virginia (Vince) Clark of Pahrump, NV, and several nieces and nephews.

      Besides her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and three brothers.

      Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh~Thielen Crematory.

      The memorial service for Mrs. Kobus will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home with Jim Trosen officiating. Burial will be in Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date. A time of food and fellowship will be held in the community room at Prugh~Thielen Funeral Home following the service.

      In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.
    Cremated 1 Nov 2017  Prugh-Thielen Crematory, Burlington, Lee County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Father: Fred Godfrey TROSEN, Mother: Virginia Annabella BLOOMER [1]
    Person ID I5587  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2017 

    Family John Joseph KOBUS,   b. 15 Jun 1917, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1998, , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1940  , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. John A. KOBUS
     2. Dennis KOBUS
     3. Dean KOBUS
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F1993  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1921 - , Grand Forks, Grand Forks County, North Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Aug 1940 - , Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 96y - 25 Oct 2017 - Great River Medical Center, West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 26 Oct 2017 - Prugh-Thielen Funeral Home, Burlington, Lee County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 1 Nov 2017 - Prugh-Thielen Crematory, Burlington, Lee County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Wedding of John and Isabelle (Trosen) Kobus
    Wedding of John and Isabelle (Trosen) Kobus

  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I5587&tree=1: accessed 16 October 2018), "Isabelle Lillian TROSEN".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S946] Jeanne & Dean Kobus, Descendants of John L. Kobus, compiled 18 Mar 2010; supplied by Jeanne Kobus, San Antonio, Texas, 2010, (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S1249] "Isabelle L. Kobus," obituary, Prugh-Thielen Funeral Home, 25 October 2017; Web edition, (http://www.prughthielencares.com/notices/Isabelle-Kobus: 11 November 2017), (Reliability: 2).