|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1925|
|Death: ||Nov. 17, 2007|
Arlyn Louise Bentson, b. Feb. 12, 1925 Sidney, Richland County,Montana, was the second of six children born to Augusta Christiansen and Arthur Ignatus Bentson.
On April 30, 1949 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Parkland, Pierce County, WA she married(1) Bruce Andrew Hodgert b. Aug. 26, 1928 in Tacoma, WA d. Oct. 12, 1957 in Tacoma, WA.
One child, Kimberly Joan Hodgert,was born to Arlyn and Bruce Hodgert.
Arlyn then married on July 20, 1978 in Redondo Beach, CA to (2) Joseph Garfield Allen, Jr. b. Jun. 1, 1920 in Garden Grove, CA son of Joseph Allen and Bertha Oertly. d. Feb. 24, 1999 in Macdoel, CA. Joseph Garfield Allen Jr.'s brought 4 children into the family when he married Arlyn. His first wife Dorothy died.
Arlyn graduated from Clover Park High School. She received her RN from Tacoma General Hospital School of Nursing. She did nurses training as a Cadet Nurse. Arlyn worked as an Operating Room Nurse and then was a Supervisor of Surgery.
After Joseph died, she moved from California to Oregon near her sister, Joy, in Corvallis, OR. She became a certified foot care specialist and did foot care until she retired at age 80.
Arlyn died of cancer Nov. 17, 2007 in Corvallis, OR. She was buried Nov. 28, 2007 at Lakeview Cemetery in Macdoel, CA .
Arlyn enjoyed traveling, music, reading, friends and family. One of her greatest loves was entertaining her friends and family in her home. She was known for her charm, wit and great sense of humor. She was a member of PEO Chapter in Albany, Newcomers Club of Corvallis, and First Presbyterian
Arthur Ignatius Bentson (1895 - 1982)
Augusta Margrethe Christensen Bentson (1894 - 1984)
Joseph Garfield Allen (1920 - 1999)
Arlyn Louise Bentson Hodgert Allen (1925 - 2007)
Joan Ardell Bentson Flynn Bocott (1931 - 1991)*
Created by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
Record added: Jun 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38400461
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Added: Nov. 6, 2013