|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1921|
|Death: ||Oct. 3, 1993|
Janet Allen, 71, of Bemidji died Sunday, Oct. 3, 1993 at her home. Funeral services were at Cease Family Funeral Home in Bemidji. Interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Allen was born Oct. 9, 1921 at Crookston, the daughter of Ora and Grace Morlan. She was raised and educated at Crookston, graduating from high school there. She worked as a waitress at a local restaurant. She married LaVerne C. Allen on June 10, 1943 in Crookston and continued working as a waitress until 1944 when they moved to Bemidji and farmed. In 1946 they moved back to Crookston where they managed an apartment house until 1963. They returned to Bemidji and had resided here since. She worked at several dry cleaning businesses until she retired in the early 1980s. She attended the Free Methodist Church in Bemidji and was a volunteer at the Beltrami County Nursing Home.
She is survived by a son, Robert (Carolyn) Allen of Duluth; a daughter, Bonnie (John) Hartman of Fargo; four grandsons, a granddaughter and great-grandson; two sisters, Marian Hollinshead of International Falls; Charlotte Pullar of Riverside, CA; brother, Dean (Dolly) Morlan of International Falls; numerous nieces and nephews; many special friends; and a sister-in-law, Marge Morlan of Bemidji. She was preceded in death by her husband on Feb. 5, 1992: her parents; four brothers, Darrell, Donald, Glen, and Wallace; a sister, Verna; and a niece. (Bemidji Pioneer Oct. 4, 1993)
LaVerne Allen (1897 - 1992)
Created by: Cecelia McKeig
Record added: Oct 31, 2013
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