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Irvin, Isabel D.* - Cape May  
1928 – 2016 Isabel D. Irvin, (nee Nelson), age 87, passed away peacefully on May 20, 2016 at North Cape Center in Cape May, N.J. Born in Maple Shade, N.J., Isabel was the daughter of the late Thomas E. Nelson and Rose (nee McKenna) Nelson. Residing in Cape May, N.J. since 1997 and formerly of Prospect Park and North Philadelphia, Pa., Isabel was a proud graduate of John W. Hallahan Girl’s High School in Philadelphia. Working with her father, she helped start the Nelson Plumbing business in Philadelphia, handling record keeping. She also worked alongside her many friends at the Real Estate Trust Co. and Fidelity Philadelphia Trust Co. in Philadelphia. A longtime member of St. James Episcopal Church in Prospect Park, Pa., Isabel enjoyed delivering outreach to home bound church members. She was a member of the Altar Guild, and the Confraternity of the Blessed Sacrament. Active in her local community, Isabel was a member of the Prospect Park Fire Co. Women’s Auxiliary, and the Ridley Park Community Chorus. Her volunteer work gave her much joy including visiting residents of the Prospect Park Nursing Home. Upon moving to Cape May, N.J., Isabel became a member of the Church of the Advent and the Altar Guild and became a Reading Volunteer at the Carl Mitnick Elementary School. Isabel is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, George Allen Irvin and her dear daughters, Joyce Covert, Gail Miller, and Grace (Fran) Ferrell. She is a cherished Mom-Mom of nine grandchildren and Aunt to her devoted nieces and nephews. Friends may visit with the family on Saturday, May 28th 2016 from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. followed by her Funeral Service at 10:30 A.M. at St. James Episcopal Church, 11th and Lincoln Avenue, in Prospect Park, Pa. Her final resting place will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Cheltenham. In lieu of flowers, donations made in her memory to St. James Episcopal Church, 732 11th Avenue, Prospect Park, Pa. 19076 would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to Arrangements are by the Griffith Funeral Chapel in Norwood, Pa.
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Published in The Daily Times on May 25, 2016
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