Isabelle E. (Soos) Mechling

Born: Fri., Apr. 30, 1920
Died: Wed., Sep. 28, 2016

Gathering of Family and Friends

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Mon., Oct. 03, 2016
Location: Cleveland Rd. Location

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Mon., Oct. 03, 2016
Location: Highland Cemetery

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 Isabelle E. Mechling
April 30, 1920 – September 28, 2016

Former South Bend resident Isabelle E. Mechling, 96, of Carmel, IN died at 7:35 p.m. Wednesday, September 28th in Carmel Health and Living. Mrs. Mechling was born April 30, 1920 in South Bend to the late Helen (Nemeth) and Edward Soos and lived in South Bend most of her life until moving to the Indianapolis area in 2013. On April 28, 1945 in South Bend as Isabelle Soos she married John A. Mechling who preceded her in death in 2001. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Elsie Conn, Helen Olund, and Edward Soos, Jr. She is survived by her daughter, Jacqueline Quigley (Thomas) of Indianapolis.
Isabelle was an avid reader and loved traveling and bowling. Another of her favorite things was to spend time gardening and enjoying her garden.
The family will receive friends on Monday, October 3rd from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Welsheimer Family Funeral Home North, 17033 Cleveland Rd. Graveside services will then follow in Highland Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in Isabelle’s memory may be made to the Center for Hospice Care, 501 Comfort Ln., Mishawaka, IN, 46545 or Premier Hospice, 11550 N. Meridian St., Carmel, IN, 46032. Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at

Charitable donations may be made in Isabelle's memory to the following organizations:

Center for Hospice Care,
501 Comfort Ln., Mishawaka, IN, 46545

Premier Hospice
11550 N. Meridian St., Carmel, IN, 46032

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Janet (Fenters) Buccicone
   Posted Sun October 02, 2016
Jackie - so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a very kind person to the neighborhood "girls" . My sister Sue just called to let me know of her passing. We are at Morgan's in Indy til Monday morning and I will be unable to get to her service. Heartfelt sympathy to you. Janet