Isabelle was born Nov. 9, 1917 in Delaware Township, Grant County, Minn. to Martin and Martha (DeVries) Volker.
She married Leonard Fabian October 10, 1940 in Elbow Lake, Minn.and had two children. Isabelle and Leonard farmed in the Herman area until 1970 when they moved to Moorhead, Minn. In 2009 Isabelle moved to Elmhurst Commons in Braham and in December of 2011 she moved to GracePointe Crossing Gables West in Cambridge, Minn.
She was preceded in death by her husband Leonard and is survived by her son, Robert Fabian and wife Geraldine of Yerington, Nev.; daughter, Elizabeth Tracy of Cambridge, Minn.; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren; sister, Margaret Fabian of Herman, Minn., as well as numerous nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She will be missed by all.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Bethel Lutheran Church in Herman, Minn. with Rev. Lloyd Heroff officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at church. Greg Sperr, accompanied by Olivia Richards, will sing “The King is Coming” and “On Eagle’s Wings.” Pallbearers are Todd Tracy, Troy Tracy, Jeff Barrnett, Marina Fabian, Rick Fabian and Tom Fabian. Interment will be in Lakeside Cemetery in Herman. Arrangements are with the Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Cambridge.