|Birth: ||Mar. 4, 1916|
Washington (Franklin County)
|Death: ||Jun. 1, 2011|
Kathryn Margaret Allender, age 95, of Fairfield, passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at Parkview Care Center.
Kathryn was born on March 4, 1916 in Washington, Iowa to Floyd A. and Eva Margaret Anderson Bower. She married Clarence Jacob"Jake"Allender on December 24, 1936 at the Baptist Parsonage in Lockridge. He passed away on September 7, 1970.
She was a laborer at Fairfield Glove Company for 38 years and retired in 1981. She was affiliated with Immanuel Lutheran Church in Fairfield, V.F.W. and Ladies Circle at church (ILLC).
Kathryn is survived by her sister: Frances Roland, several nieces and 1 nephew.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers: John and Lester and 1 sister: Charlotte Steele.
Funeral Services will be 10 am Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Fairfield with Pastor Mark Brase officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Fairfield. Visitation will be from 5-6:30 pm Monday, June 6, 2011 at Behner Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Floyd Amil Bower (1892 - 1974)
Eva Margaret Anderson Bower (1893 - 1976)
Clarence Jacob Allender (1906 - 1970)*
Kathryn Margaret Bower Allender (1916 - 2011)
Charlotte Jean Bower Steele (1921 - 2008)*
John Robert Bower (1924 - 1944)*
Memorial Lawn in Fairfield
Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: Jun 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70794737
Kathryn and I worked at the Fairfield Glove company for a number of years, her knit-wrist cutting machines were just feet away from where I worked in the cotton cutting department. She was ever so nice to me and I always enjoyed having her as a co-worker.|
Richard K Thompson
Added: Jun. 9, 2011
Added: Jun. 3, 2011