Beatrice C. WilliamsDecember 25, 1916 ~ July 19, 2017 (age 100)
Beatrice C. (Isom) Williams, was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on December 25, 1916 (a Christ child). She died at her home in Camarillo Springs on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. We want to thank all the kind and loving persons working with Assisted Hospice Home Care of Ventura County who cared for her during the last few months. Her Son-In-Law, John G. Cawelti, could not have cared for her at home if it wasn’t for the excellent hospice care they gave her.
Beatrice (Bea) and her family came here in the early 1940’s and settled in Camarillo. She worked as the cook at the Camarillo Café Downtown across the alley from Roy Fossati’s Drug Store. Later she became the cook and baker at Carmen’s Snack Shop. She was loved for her best pies in Camarillo with so many varieties and flavors. She later worked with Judy Smith at Roy Fossati’s Drug Store in downtown Camarillo. Years later she went to work at the Camarillo State Hospital and worked in the business office and later became supervisor of the Sewing and Seamstress Department. She was a very skilled dress maker. Bea was presented a Certificate from the City of Camarillo by Mayor and Councilmember, Mike Morgan when she turned 100 years old on December 25, 2016. She was placed in hospice care during the last few months after a having a stroke.
Bea was preceded in death by all of her brothers and sister in Little Rock, Arkansas; her husbands, William (Bill) Isom and Elliot (Bus) Williams; her daughter, Patsy (Isom) Cawelti; her son, Dwayne Isom all of Camarillo. Bea is survived by her son-in-law, John G. Cawelti of Camarillo Springs; her daughter-in-law, Sheila A. (Isom) Peo of Medina, OH; grandsons, Michael W. Cawelti (Tabbitha) of Vallejo, CA, Craig Isom (Ruth) of San Ramon, CA; granddaughters, Stephanie A. (Cawelti) Gay (Lonnie) of Kingsland, GA, Shelly (Isom) Bonner (Kelly) of Medina, OH and Tesa (Isom) Rebman (Dave) of Pleasanton, CA and all of her great-grandchildren.
Bea, take care and we all loved you so very much. Thanks for being such a special mother, mother-in-law, and grandmother (Nana), God Bless.
Her service will be held at Conejo Mountain Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 2052 Howard Road, Camarillo, CA 93012, (805) 482 1959, in the Santa Rosa Chapel at 11:00 A.M. with graveside to follow at 12:00 Noon on Friday, August 18, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to: Assisted Home Health and Hospice Foundation, 72 Moody Ct., Suite 205, Thousand Oaks, CA 91630, (805) 371 9988 or (805) 379 3656
Condolences may be left at www.ConejoMountain.com.