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.