|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1854|
Box Elder County
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1937|
O. D. ALLEN, 83, MAESER PIONEER, DIED TUESDAY
Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 5, at the Maeser Ward Chapel t 11 a.m., for O. D. Allen, who for the past 44 years has been a resident of Ashley Valley. Bishop Lester Bingham will be in charge.
Mr. Allen was a familiar figure on the streets of Vernal and at all gatherings of a religious and civic nature, where his pleasant smile always made one welcome his hearty handshake. He made the stranger welcome wherever they were met.
Mr. Allen served his community in giving his efforts in all public enterprises. He served many years as director of the Ashley Central Irrigation Company and for a time was a county commisioner.
Orin Daniel Allen, 83, died at the family home in Maeser Ward at 6:10 a.m., Tuesday of flu and pneumonia of short duration. He came to Ashley Valley in 1893. He was born March 18, 1845 at Three Mile Creek in Box Elder County, the son of Alanson D. and Chastina Hadloc Allen January 1, 1978. He married Annie Christina Bindrup in the Endowment House in Salt Lake City. Mrs. Allen died March 4, 1933 at Maeser. Until recently he had been actively engaged in LDS Church work.
The following sons and daughter survive: Orin, Maeser; Mrs. Martha Price, Cache Valley; Mrs. Marinda Hall, Vernal; ARchie, Vernal; Marion, Ezra and Mrs. Mary Hacking of Maeser. Also the following brothers and sisters: Hyrum of Moab; David of California; Mrs. Marinda Ingles, Ogden; Mrs. Emma Jorgensen, Huntsville. Also 50 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Interment will be in the Maeser cemetery, under the direction of the Swain Funeral Home.
-Vernal Express, February 4, 1937, transcribed by Rhonda Holton
Alanson David Allen (1829 - 1887)
Chastina Hadlock Allen (1828 - 1913)
Annie Christina Bindrup Allen (1858 - 1933)*
Orin Daniel Allen (1878 - 1941)*
Annie Christina Allen Oaks (1880 - 1919)*
Marinda Allen Hall (1885 - 1973)*
Emma Christine Allen Bennion (1888 - 1949)*
Archie Francis Allen (1890 - 1967)*
Joseph Marion Allen (1895 - 1982)*
Mary Isabell Allen Hacking (1902 - 1985)*
Emeline Clarissa Allen Bingham (1851 - 1912)*
Albern Alanson Allen (1852 - 1929)*
Orin Daniel Allen (1854 - 1937)
Marinda Allen Ingles (1857 - 1944)*
Hyrum Allen (1862 - 1950)*
Joseph Samuel Allen (1863 - 1933)*
Mary Viette Allen (1870 - 1901)*
David Orlo Allen (1872 - 1941)*
Andrew Stephen Allen (1874 - 1935)*
Maeser Fairview Cemetery
Created by: Alan L. York
Record added: Mar 02, 2009
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