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Dr William Arthur Allee
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1914
Jasper County
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 2008
Jasper County
Iowa, USA

Dr. William Arthur Allee was born in Lynnville; Jasper County, Iowa on Friday; October 30, 1914. He was the son of: William A. and Finis (White) Allee. He finished high school in Sully and attended the University of Commerce in Des Moines for a year. After 7 years as a cashier of the First State Bank in Lynnville, Iowa he attended the State University of Iowa in Iowa City; Johnson County, Iowa. After finishing his degrees, he taught at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana for 3 years before moving to Houston in 1956, where he taught at the University of Houston for 23 years in the College of Business Administration and the College of Education in Business Education. He will be remembered for his taking business teachers from all over the United States to Europe, attending the SIEC over a ten-year period. After retiring in 1978, he became an avid genealogist, and began escorting fellow genealogists to Salt Lake City for an annual week of research at the Family History Library. As a result he was able to trace his Allee family back to d'Ailly family in 1040 in France. He was national president of Pi Omega Pi, an honorary business education society. He was also a member of Delta Pi Epsilon, a graduate honorary society, and Delta Sigma Pi, a business fraternity. He was a member of the Huguenot Society, the Magna Carta Barons, the Plantagenet Society, the Americans of Royal Descent, the Colonial Order of the Crown, the Jamestown Society, the Descendents of Ancient Planters, and the National Society of Descendents of Early Quakers. He was president of the Houston Chapter of the American Records Management Association, and Records Manager of the Year (1970). He was president of the Texas State Business Education Association, the president of the Mountain-Plains Business Education, and vice-president of the International Business Education Society. Dr. William Arthur Allee, age 93, of Newton; Jasper County, Iowa. Formerly of Lynnville, Iowa and Houston; Harris County, Texas passed away on Tuesday; March 4, 2008, at the Hospice Monarch Wing at Skiff Medical Center in Newton, Iowa. Those left to mourn his passing are: Virginia Gause (widow of nephew Fred Gause) of Silvis; Rock Island County, Illinois. Ruth Gause (widow of nephew Bruce Gause) of Newton, Iowa. His two nieces: Louise Crews of Grinnell; Poweshiek County, Iowa and Ruth Christensen of East Moline; Rock Island County, Illinois. His two nephews: Charles Allee of East Moline, Illinois and Roy Perry of Fort Meyers; Lee County, Florida. Also several great nieces and nephews. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time at the church. Funeral services will begin at: 10:30 a.m. on Saturday; March 8, 2008 at the Lynnville Friends Church. Interment will be in the Woodland Cemetery in Lynnville, Iowa. For condolences, please visit the funeral home's website.
SMITH FUNERAL HOME is caring for the family and the arrangements.
1103 Broad Street
P.O. Box 368
Grinnell , Iowa 50112
PHONE: (641) 236-3134
FAX: (641) 236-3135
Family links: 
  William Arthur Allee (1877 - 1960)
  Finis White Allee (1881 - 1974)
  Helen Irene Allee Gause (1900 - 1978)*
  William Arthur Allee (1914 - 2008)
  William Arthur Allee (1914 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodland Cemetery
Jasper County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Gerhardt Leffler
Record added: Mar 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25107345
Dr William Arthur Allee
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Dr William Arthur Allee
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Dr William Arthur Allee
Added by: Gerhardt Leffler
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