|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2006|
Daily Local News
Margaret Allen of New Holland
Friday, September 8, 2006
Margaret E. "Betty" Allen, 84, of Garden Spot Village, New Holland, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2006.
She was the wife of William F. "Pete" Allen, with whom she shared 60 years of marriage.
Born in Wagontown, she was the daughter of the late Henry B. and Margaret Buck Thompson.
Betty was a graduate of the former Scott High School, class of 1940.
She was employed as a corporate secretary for Wm. H. Moore Inc. for 23 years, retiring in 1961.
She was a member of the Wagontown Union Chapel and prior to that she was a member of the First Baptist Church of Coatesville.
She was also a member of the Brandywine Health and Wellness Foundation.
She is surivived, in addition to her husband, by one nephew, Paul K. Thompson Sr. and wife, Sandra of Gordonville; three great-nephews; four great-great-nephews; and two great-great-nieces.
Mrs. Allen was the last of her immediate family. She was preceded in death by four brothers, LeVerne B., LaMar E., Paul W. and Roland H. Thompson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 11, at the Wagontown Union Chapel, 469 W. Kings Highway, Wagontown, followed by interment in the Fairview Cemetery in Coatesville.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the church Monday from 10 a.m. to the time of the service.
Memorial contributions may be made in Betty's memory to the Wagontown Union Chapel, P.O. Box 200, Wagontown, PA 19376; or the Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125 Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.
Arrangements are being handled by the Wilde Funeral Home, Parkesburg, 610-857-5551.
William F. Allen (1922 - 2010)*
Created by: Dan Oh
Record added: Jan 27, 2010
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