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Lucille Geraldine "Jerry" Crane Allen
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1910
Mountain Lake Park
Garrett County
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 2000
Lebanon
Warren County
Ohio, USA

Lucille was the daughter of Lucille G. Combs who was born in Maryland and died in Newark, OH and Lawrence B. Crane also born in Maryland and died in Grafton, West Virginia. She had four brothers, Donald, Owen, Albert, and John.

In 1934, she married Jacob Arnold Peterson. Together they had five children. He passed away in 1949. Lucille then married Samuel D. Fenters. Mr. Fenters died in 1968. Her final husband, William B. Allen, passed away in 1976.

Lucille obtained her teaching certificate at West Virginia Wesleyan. In 1959, she earned her Bachelor's Degree at Miami University at Oxford, OH.

She taught first grade at Vandalia Elementary, Vandalia, OH for 18 years, approximately 1950 to 1968 when she retired.

She belonged to the Vandalia United Methodist Church, Vandalia Sister Cities, Vandalia-Butler Historical Society, Vandalia Senior Center, the Eastern Star, (she was a Past Matron of the Camilla Chapter), the DAR and the OEA.

"She was a talented artist who shared that gift with her family and her many friends. Mrs. Allen was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother to her family." (Taken from her obituary which appeared in the Dayton Daily News. 
 
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 Spouses:
  William Bishop Allen (1903 - 1976)
  Jacob Arnold Peterson (1900 - 1949)
  Samuel Dewey Fenters (1897 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  Julian Arnold Peterson (1939 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Beloved mother of the Peterson children."
 
Burial:
Poplar Hill Cemetery
Vandalia
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Southern Section, Lot 5, Grave 29
 
Created by: boomergirl
Record added: Mar 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87472098
Lucille Geraldine Jerry <i>Crane</i> Allen
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Lucille Geraldine Jerry <i>Crane</i> Allen
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Lucille Geraldine Jerry <i>Crane</i> Allen
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My 4th Cousin
- LBAK
 Added: Oct. 29, 2014
First grade teachers are the best!
- Linda
 Added: Mar. 28, 2012
 
 
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