- Grove City, Pennsylvania

February 3, 2014

Isabel McDeavitt

Grace U.M. member was teacher at Polk

Allied News

GROVE CITY — Isabel McDeavitt of Orchard Manor, Grove City, died Saturday (12-28-2013) at Orchard Manor. She was 88.

Mrs. McDeavitt was born in Slippery Rock on June 29, 1925, to Garrett West and Evelyn Matthews West.

She was a special education teacher at Polk Center.

Isabel graduated from Slippery Rock High School, received her bachelor's from what is now Slippery Rock University, and did her post-graduate work at the University of Pittsburgh.

She married Burton McDeavitt on April, 4, 1947; he passed away in 1997.

Isabel was a member of Grace United Methodist Church, Grove City.

She was a member of the Alumni Association of Slippery Rock University.

Isabel is survived by a son, Thomas McDeavitt, Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; and a brother, John G. West, Slippery Rock.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Timothy; and a sister, Esther Thompson.


Mrs. Burton (Isabel), 88, Orchard Manor, Grove City.

Calling hours: Noon to time of service today (12-31-13) in FICCA FUNERAL HOME, 203 East Pine Street, Grove City.

Service: Funeral services at 1 p.m. today in the funeral home with the Rev. Willard S. Morse officiating.

Burial: Crestview Memorial Park, Pine Township.

Published Dec. 31, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.