- August 4, 1923 - January 20, 2016
of Isabel's Passing
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“Dear Judy and family , I am so sorry for the loss of your wonderful mother / grandmother . I never did get to meet her but I could see and feel the...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: MaryAnn ( Buddy ) McKeen - ME
“Dear Judy and all of the Ursch family,Your mom was such a lovely woman. I enjoyed getting to know her as we would sit out on the porch at Lifecare;...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Lynne Cassinari - Reading, MA
“Our condolences to the entire Ursch family.A more warm,caring,genuinely nice person would be difficult to imagine.She will be missed by all who had...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Rod and JoAnne Bishop - Waldo, FL
“Dear Andy and Judy and all of the Ursch children,When I think of your Mom the first term that comes to mind is warmth- she was such a warm, welcoming...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Doug Smithwood - Wolfeboro, NH
“Please accept our sincere condolences at this sad time. (Psalm 18:2) ~ Nicky
6 of 17 | Posted by: A friend
“Judy,I am so sorry to hear about your loss. I used to love listening to the great and funny stories you told about your mom. God Bless
7 of 17 | Posted by: Leslie Meehan - Fall River, MA
“Dear Ursch family, I was so sorry to hear about isabel. I have so many fond memories of her and her devotion to family. My thoughts are with you all.
8 of 17 | Posted by: Sarah Jordan - Hudson, MA
“Saints of God, come to their aid; Come to meet them, angels of the Lord.Eternal rest give unto them, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon them...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Rylie Bishop - GA
“Rest now, Nana. I'll miss you everyday.
10 of 17 | Posted by: Brian Bishop - Gorham, ME
“To the Ursch Family:Pat and I were saddened to learn of the passing of Isabel. I always enjoyed our meeting when she worked for the Town, she was a...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Tom and Pat O'Dea - Sarasota, FL
“I'll miss your laugh and your funny stories. We had a lot of good times and I learned a lot from you. I will never forget you and I'm so grateful I...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Her ducky - Dracut, MA
“Isabel will be missed at LifeCare. I will miss her sense of humor and her life stories. We shared many laughs. My condolences to her family.
13 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Harmon - Pepperell, MA
“My heartfelt sympathies go out to the family and friends during this difficult time. I hope that the promise found in 1 Thessalonians 4:14 can bring...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Tiffany
“Judy and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this very sad time, your mom was such a sweet person and will be remembered by many in such...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Sharon Loiselle (Allen) - NH
“We are so sorry. Isabel was a treasure and a dear friend to my Mom. Our sympathy to all the family. Sandra Yapp Burne
17 of 17 | Posted by: Sandra Burne - Kennebunkport, ME
Isabel (Noel) Ursch, 92, of Littleton died peacefully, surrounded by her family, on January 20, 2016 at Life Care Center of Nashoba Valley. She was born in Everett, MA on August 4, 1923, daughter of the late Thomas and Maude (Oldford) Noel and was the wife of the late, Ralph R. Ursch who died in 1986. She grew up in Littleton and was a graduate of Littleton High School, Class of 1942. Isabel then graduated from Leominster School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse. During WWII she served with the Nurse Cadet Corp at Camp Edwards, MA. It was there she met her husband who was serving in the U.S. Navy as a Torpedo Avenger Pilot. Isabel and Ralph were married for 40 years and raised their family of 6 children.
Isabel proudly served for many years as the last public health nurse for the town of Littleton and the Nashoba Board of Health. She was devoted to providing for Littleton’s homebound elderly residents and enjoyed working for the town in which she brought up her family.
Isabel is survived by her children, Prudence Ursch of Littleton, Thomas Ursch of Littleton, Ralph R. Ursch Jr, of Carlisle, Judith Magee of Littleton, Andrew Ursch of Framingham, and Constance Ursch of Littleton, 16 Grandchildren, 8 Great-grandchildren and 32 nieces and nephews.
Visiting Hours will be held on Friday, January 29, from 4-7 pm at the Badger Funeral Home, 347 King St. Littleton. Funeral Service and Burial will be private.
Memorial donations may be made in her memory:
Littleton Scholarship Trust Inc. P. O. Box 693, Littleton, MA 01460-2693 www.littletonscholarshiptrust.org