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Friday, December 4, 2020

Obituary - Cornelia Ann Isaacson

Cornelia Isaacson, 81, of Urich, Missouri passed away Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 at Truman Lake Manor in Lowry City, Missouri. 

Graveside service will be 1 PM Sunday December 6, 2020 at White Oak Cemetery, Urich Missouri. Memorial contributions to the White Oak Cemetery in care of Vansant-Mills Funeral Home Clinton, Missouri.

Cornelia was born in Clinton, Missouri on June 2, 1939 and was raised near Piper Missouri on a farm. She attended several small one room school classrooms. She graduated from Clinton High school in 1957 and was a longtime member of the White Oak United Methodist Church. Cornelia married Lester Bramell and they had four sons Leroy, Ray, Larry, and Lonny.

She worked for United Telephone as Chief Operator, and for Clearfield & Schreiber Cheese Plants and retired from the Sprint Telephone in Warrensburg Missouri. Cornelia had a large ceramic business after retiring from Sprint. Cornelia and husband Ike started a beef cattle operation in the early 90’s. She also enjoyed attending auctions and garage sales. They both worked on the Urich Reunion Committee and was on the board of the White Oak Cemetery.

Cornelia was not fond of water, air travel, mountains, or cruises. She did enjoy preparing meals for the family and she could work daylight till dark with never a foul word from her mouth. She loved to get out on the farm and do any task.

In the 1990’s her and Ike joined the Lucas UMC and was on the planning committee for the church expansion. They spent 7 winters at the Mexico/Texas border and enjoyed being with many snowbird friends each winter. There were nightly activities at the recreation hall. When Hurricane Dolly came through, and lost their home and it was never the same.

Cornelia is preceded in death by her parents Vestal and Anna Caldwell, husband Lester Bramell and her son Larry Bramell. She is survived by her husband Torsten Ike Isaacson, and her three sons Leroy, Ray, and Lonny.