Carolyn E. Isé, Md Obituary

passed away peacefully on June 17, 2022. She was the beloved daughter of the late Henry and Mildred MacFarlane Isé of Cranston, Rhode Island. She is survived by her brother, William H. Isé, Esq, and her sister-in-law, Nancy Isé of Newport Beach, CA, and Narragansett, RI; his nieces, Sabrina Lovell of MD, Suzanne Isé of CA and Jennifer Isé of CA; his great-nephew and great-niece, Robert and Erin; cousins ​​Anna Willett of Warwick, RI, Everett Pizzuti of East Greenwich, RI and Kathie Wapenski of Foster, RI; and his longtime friend, Martha Frigoletto of Wellesley, MA. She also leaves many other cousins ​​and relatives in Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Florida and California.

She graduated summa cum laude from Classical High School, Providence RI; graduated from Smith College, Northhampton, MA’ earned her master’s degree from Columbia University; and was a graduate of Boston University Medical School. She did her internship at Mt. Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, and completed her residency at McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA. Dr. Isé was affiliated with Mount Auburn Hospital and McLean Hospital as a specialist in geriatric psychiatry. She maintained a private practice in Belmont, MA for many years.

Carolyn spent many happy summers on the family farm in Narragansett, RI. Carolyn took great joy and was devoted to her nieces, great-niece and great-nephew. She took her nieces on trips to Bermuda, England, Colombia and many other places in Europe. She visited William and Nancy when they were on active duty in Japan and traveled with her nieces through Japan and China. Carolyn has enjoyed the many years she has lived in her beautifully decorated flat in Cambridge, overlooking the Charles River. Carolyn has shared her love of art, antiques, interior design, reading and travel with family and friends. She was incredibly thoughtful and generous and delighted to choose the perfect cards and gifts for each special occasion. She especially loved Christmas and sent unique Christmas decorations to her friends and family every year.

Carolyn will be greatly missed by her family, friends and colleagues. May God bless his noble soul.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Christian burial mass, Saturday, July 16 at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, Cranston, with interment at the Mausoleum of Saints Peter and Paul in Sainte-Anne Cemetery. Please share your memories and condolences to

Posted on June 29, 2022

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