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Isobel Zimmerman 1899-1992

Published on 08/06/2019 under Zimmerman News
Isobel Zimmerman 1899-1992

Isobel Zimmerman passed away on August 6th, 1992 at the age of 93.

The Zimmermans were one of the five founding pioneer families of Fairview. Isobel was the last to live in the grand home. She graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree teaching math and science in 1921. She followed her sisters Olive and Mabel who both graduated from the University of Oregon in 1913. Isobel taught science at Franklin High School in Portland from 1930-1960. Never marrying, Isobel continued to live in the family house until her death.

1921 UofO yearbook

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