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Delpha Berniece Arndt Allen
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1909
Stockwell
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 2009
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Delpha Berniece Allen, 99, passed away on April 4, 2009 in Lafayette, Indiana. Delpha was born on October 3, 1909 in Stockwell, Indiana to the late William Martin Arndt and Margaret Minerva (Stackhouse) Arndt. On November 30, 1938, she married James Howard Allen in Stockwell, Indiana. He preceded her in death on May 3, 1960.

After graduating from Stockwell High School in 1927, she taught third grade Sunday school at Stockwell United Methodist Church and played the piano.

In 1960, Delpha started working for the tomato cannery and the tropical fish store for R.E.M.C. in Ossian. Later, she worked in the jewelry department at Miracle Mart in Waynedale.

Delpha was a member of Stockwell United Methodist Church before becoming a member of Elmwood Church of Christ. She was part of the Senior Servants Group and Conroe Ladies Friendship Circle. She enjoyed gardening.

Surviving is a son, William Howard Allen; a nephew, Dennis Bravender; two granddaughters, Melissa Reed and Georgetta Palmer; and two great-grandchildren, Alex and Zach.

Delpha was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, George Jay Allen; two brothers, Elbert Arndt and Everett Arndt; and one sister, Violet Bravender. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Martin Arndt (1882 - 1975)
  Margaret Minerva Stackhouse Arndt (1887 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  James Howard Allen (1890 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  George Jay Allen (1941 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elbert Hugh Arndt (1907 - 1992)*
  Delpha Berniece Arndt Allen (1909 - 2009)
  Violet Lucille Arndt Bravender (1912 - 1967)*
  Everett William Arndt (1913 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Stockwell
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Alex P. Reed
Originally Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Apr 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35755131
Delpha Berniece <i>Arndt</i> Allen
Added by: Alex P. Reed
 
Delpha Berniece <i>Arndt</i> Allen
Added by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
 
Delpha Berniece <i>Arndt</i> Allen
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- Anna
 Added: Mar. 23, 2017
Thinking about you, great-grandma. You are loved and missed. Wish you were here to lend me your recipes so I can cook for Mom.
- Alex P. Reed
 Added: Jan. 23, 2017
Great-grandma, I miss you. Wish you were here to tell me about your family history, now that I have taken up genealogy. Also miss spending time with you during the holidays and giving you a hug. Hope you're in good company up in Heaven.
- Alex P. Reed
 Added: Feb. 8, 2016
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