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Herbert "Allen" Royce
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1928
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 2011
Henry County
Illinois, USA

Herbert Allen Royce
Apr 29, 1928 to Jun 15, 2011

H. Allen Royce, 83, of Buda died at 1:57 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at Kewanee Hospital in Kewanee.

Born April 29, 1928, in Altona to Herbert Charles and Marjorie (Brew) Royce, he married Helen L. Farrar Sept. 12, 1948, in Buda. She survives.

He was the owner and operator of Royce Trucking in Buda for 47 years.

He was a member of Masonic Lodge Ames 142 A.F.&A.M. in Sheffield and the Midwest Truckers Association.

Also surviving are two daughters, Rosemary (John) Schullery of Micro, NC, and Diane Tinsley of Savannah, GA; two sons, Larry (Donelle) Royce of Council Bluffs, IA, and David Royce of Neponset; eight grandchildren, Tom Royce of Omaha, NE, Kelli (Tyler) Harkness of Garden City, KS, Kyle Schullery of Wake Forest, NC, Brett Schullery of Charlotte, NC, Rachel and Hanna Tinsley of Savannah, GA, Leah Garcia of Clinton, IA, and Elvis Royce of Neponset; and one great-granddaughter, Arianna Harkness of Garden City, KS.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Patrick Schullery; and one brother, Robert Eugene Royce.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Hopeland Cemetery, Buda. Burial will be in Hopeland Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Grant-Johnson Funeral Home, Princeton.

Memorials may be directed to the Buda Rescue Unit or the National Kidney Foundation.

Dad was the grandson of Frank Milton/ Effie May (Miner) Royce and John James/ Rebecca Matilda (Taggart) Brew. He was the great grandson of John Thomas/ Catherine (Radcliff) Taggart; William/ Margaret (Cubbon)Brew; Andrew/ Martha Mariah (Himes) Royce; and Chauncey/ Chloe (Parish) Miner.

Family links: 
  Herbert Charles Royce (1902 - 1979)
  Marjory Isabell Brew Royce (1909 - 1983)
  Herbert "Allen" Royce (1928 - 2011)
  Robert Eugene Royce (1929 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Hopeland Cemetery
Bureau County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Rosemary Royce Schullery
Record added: Jun 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71481771
Herbert Allen Royce
Added by: Rosemary Royce Schullery
Herbert Allen Royce
Added by: Rosemary Royce Schullery
Herbert Allen Royce
Added by: Rosemary Royce Schullery
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Mom and I saw a Mack truck yesterday and we both commented that there isn't any other kind!! After five years, You are still thought of with love, Daddy!!
- Rosemary Royce Schullery
 Added: Jun. 14, 2016
Don't know how it got to be four years already! I love you always!
- Rosemary Royce Schullery
 Added: Jun. 15, 2015
Remembering the good times, your ready laugh, good nature and kidding. You, Tuesday & Dad must be enjoying each others company again. Bless you.
- Kathy
 Added: May. 7, 2015
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