Patsy Joan Isle

Patsy Joan Isle, 86, of Winfield, formerly of Terre Haute, Indiana, died Tuesday, December 6, 2022 in Winfield.  She was born July 11, 1936 in Casey, Illinois to Leo and Laura Michaels Cutright.  She attended school in Casey, Illinois.  On September 10, 1953, she married Robert Blunk in Mississippi; they divorced.  She then married Glen Isle; he preceded her in death.  Following his death thirty-five years ago, she moved to Winfield to be near family.

She worked as a CNA at Klein hospital in Burlington and as a personal home health care provider.  She enjoyed gardening; playing cards with family and friends; enjoyed reading; was very close to her sisters; and always had a cat.

Survivors include two daughters, Tena (Roy) Dixon of Burlington and Lorie (Bill, Jr.) VanAmerongen of Winfield; one son Michael Blunk of Newton, Iowa; eleven grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.  Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son Anthony and daughter Anna; four sisters, Madge, LaVon, Deana and Linda; and three brothers, Jim, Terry and Bud.

According to her wishes, her body will be cremated and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Elliott Chapel, New London, is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to your local fire department or animal shelter.  Online condolences may be left at