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Delila Grace Allen Rederford
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Birth: May 7, 1900
Byron
Alfalfa County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1961
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

Daughter of James M. and Addie (Loomis) Allen.

Delia and her first husband William Redeford were the parents of Oletha V Redeford Roberts (1920-2007) and Wilma "Jane" Redeford Needham (1922-2005).

Thanks to Bill Pennington for providing the following obituary.

"Wichita Eagle, Friday, October 13, 1961

Delila G. Slaska Rites Arranged

Funeral services for Mrs. Delila Grace Slaska, 61, of 212 S. Clarence, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Culbertson Mortuary, with the Rev. Louis E. Tandy of North Side Church of Christ officiating.

Burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Slaska died Thursday at her home.

She was born May 7, 1900, in Byron, Okla., and came to Wichita from there 36 years ago. She was a member of West Douglas Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, John J.; two daughters Mrs. Paul Roberts, 1119 Hiram, and Mrs. Dick Needham, El Reno, Okla.; a sister, Mrs. Gladys Bean, Byron, Okla.; four brothers. O. E. Allen, Byron, O. J. Allen, 203 S. Clarence, Claude Allen, Hooker, Okla., and Arkley Allen, Wellington, Kan.; and four grandchildren."

Note: Mrs. Gladys Bean resided in Newton, KS in 1961 rather than Byron, OK.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James McGinnis Allen (1868 - 1950)
  Addie Margaret Loomis Allen (1866 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  William Jennings Bryan Rederford (1897 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Oletha Rederford Roberts (1920 - 2007)*
  Wilma E. Rederford Needham (1922 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Children Allen*
  Orville Edmund Allen (1888 - 1962)*
  John Arkley Allen (1894 - 1979)*
  Claude H. Allen (1896 - 1975)*
  Delila Grace Allen Slaska (1900 - 1961)*
  Delila Grace Allen Rederford (1900 - 1961)
  Gladys Sarah Allen Bean (1902 - 1994)*
  Orlando James Allen (1905 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No marker
 
Burial:
White Chapel Memorial Gardens
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Carol
Record added: Sep 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42048418
Delila Grace <i>Allen</i> Rederford
Added by: Carol
 
Delila Grace <i>Allen</i> Rederford
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Delila Grace <i>Allen</i> Rederford
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 Added: Oct. 11, 2012
 
 
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