|Birth: ||May 28, 1880|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1966|
Wife of Charles Emmett Allen. Daughter of Thomas Brandon and Mary Jane Stephens
THE CHARITON HERALD-PATRIOT
Thursday, February 17, 1966
ALLEN - Mrs. Josephine Allen, daughter of Thomas and Mary Brandon, was born May 28, 1880 and passed away Feb. 8, 1966, at the age of 85 years, eight months and 11 days.
She was born in Monroe county, Iowa, and lived there until her marriage to Charles E. Allen on Sept. 29, 1898, when they moved into Lucas county where she was a resident the remainder of her life.
Mrs. Allen was a member of the First Presbyterian church.
Preceding her in death was her husband and a son, Floyd.
She is survived by one son, Carl, a resident of Longmont, Colo.; one granddaughter, Frances Nichols, of Longmont, Colo., four grandsons, Fred Allen, Robert Allen, Keith Allen and Jack Allen, all residents of the vicinity of Chariton and ten grand great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Feb. 11, 1966 at the Beardsley-Fielding Funeral home. The Rev. William Osick officiated at the services. Interment was at the Chariton cemetery.
Obituary courtesy of Darlene Arnold, Lucas County Genealogical Society
Thomas Brandon (1826 - 1923)
Mary Jane Stephens Brandon (1838 - 1918)
Charles Emmett Allen (1872 - 1944)
Carl Charles Allen (1900 - 1980)*
Floyd Emmett Allen (1902 - 1927)*
Ruthie Jane Brandon Riggs (1857 - 1931)*
Clara Alvira Brandon Massman (1867 - 1964)*
Josephine Pearl Brandon Allen (1880 - 1966)
Plot: Section N Row 23 N-S Grave 6
Created by: Skip
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
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