Isabelle J. Rolfe

NORWAY — Isabelle J. Rolfe, 99, of Norway died Friday, March 23, 2012 at Norway Rehabilitation and Living Center.

She was born in North Waterford, Sept. 19, 1912, the daughter of Wallace and Ethel Kilgore Jones. She attended schools in North Waterford. Isabelle married Marshall Rolfe on May 29, 1937.

She had been a sales clerk at J.J. Newbury’s. She was a cook at the Fryeburg Fair and at the North Waterford Fair Firemen’s booth. She was president of the Woodlawn Cemetery Association, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Bethel and the North Waterford Congregational Church. She loved to dance.

She is survived by her sons, Robert of East Hartford, Conn. and Rodney of North Waterford; a brother, Richard Jones of North Waterford; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband on March 9, 1994; a son, Edwin; a daughter, Jeanne Fleet; and a brother, Leslie Jones.

Online condolences may be shared with her family at

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, May 5, at 11 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in North Waterford.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the North Waterford Congregational Church, PO Box 35, North Waterford, ME 04267.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chandler Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, 45 Main Street, South Paris.

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