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Obituary: Elizabeth Anne Izard

Elizabeth Anne Izard

Elizabeth Anne Izard, 89, of Spring House, formerly of Wilton, CT, for over 40 years, passed away on September 28, 2009, at Spring House Estates. She was the wife of the late Richard D. Izard, Sr. Elizabeth was born in Yonkers, NY, on May 26, 1920, to the late Claude L. and Isabelle K. (Kniskern) Turner. She was a graduate of Curtis High School in NY, Class of 1937 and graduated from Boston College in 1941 with a degree in Physical Education. Elizabeth served in the United States Navy as a Lieutenant in the Medical Service Corps and worked in the U.S. Naval Hospital in Chelsea, MA. She was a physical therapist for 20 years from the mid-1970s – mid-1990s. She was a member of Congregational Church in Wilton, CT, member of Wilton Women’s Club, loving homemaker, avid golfer and bridge player, and enjoyed oil painting. She is survived by her two children: Richard D. Izard, Jr. (Helen Angelina) of Quakertown, PA, and Diane Doroski (Victor) of Rancho Santa Fe, CA; one sister Carol Green of Shelton, CT, and five grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister Suzanne and an infant son. Relatives and friends are invited to her funeral service, Thursday, October 1, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at Emil J. Ciavarelli Family Funeral Home, 951 E. Butler Pike, Ambler, PA 19002. The viewing will be held Thursday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be Saturday morning October 3, 2009 at Cherry Valley Memorials, Schoharie, NY. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to WillowBrooke Court at Spring House Estates, 728 Norristown Road, Lower Gwynedd, PA 19002. Checks should be made out to WillowBrooke Court at Spring House Estates.