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Floy Eleanor Young Allen
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1899
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1956
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

1st wife of Carl Allen. Daughter of Charles Lowery Young and Laura Eleanor Lugar


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, May 10, 1956


Floy Eleanor Allen, daughter of Charles L. and Laura E. Young, was born in Lucas county, Iowa, Dec. 2, 1899 and passed away in a hospital at Longmont, Colo., at 10:30 a.m. April 26, 1956, at the age of 56 years, 4 months and 24 days, after a year's illness.

She spent her entire life in Lucas county with the exception of the last four years when she and her husband moved to Longmont, Colo.

On May 14, 1919, she was united in marriage to Carl Allen. To this union a daughter and four sons were born. Surviving are her husband and children, Mrs. Frances Nichols of Longmont, Colo., Frederick C. of Chariton, Robert C. of Russell, Keith E. of Altoona and Jack H. of Alexandria, Va.

She is also survived by two sisters, Mrs. Glenn Dillman of Chariton and Mrs. John Box of Des Moines and five grandchildren. Mrs. Josephine Allen, her mother-in-law, also survives. Her parents and one sister, Mrs. Althea Funk, preceded her in death.

Upon moving in 1952 to Colorado, her membership was transferred from the First Presbyterian church of Chariton to Central Presbyterian church of Longmont, where she was an active member as long as her health permitted.

Funeral services were held in Longmont from the Llewellen funeral home Friday, April 27 at 3 p.m., the Rev. Stanley Greiner officiating. In Chariton, funeral services were held at the Beardsley funeral home at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 1956, conducted by the Rev. Russell Shaw, of Des Moines, assisted by the Rev. John A. Orange. Interment was in the Chariton cemetery.

Pall bearers were Homer Curtis, Bob Curtis, Harry McNay, Kermit Kendall, John Lazear and Charles Brown.

Obituary courtesy of Darlene Arnold, Lucas County Genealogical Society
Family links: 
  Charles Lowery Young (1868 - 1952)
  Laura Eleanor Lugar Young (1868 - 1943)
  Carl Allen (1900 - 1980)
  Carl Charles Allen (1900 - 1980)*
  Frances Eleanor Allen Nichols (1920 - 2013)*
  Fred C Allen (1923 - 1997)*
  Robert Carl Allen (1925 - 2008)*
  Keith Edward Allen (1931 - 2001)*
  Jack Richard Allen (1933 - 2008)*
  Infant Daughter Young*
  Infant Son Young*
  Sarah Fern Young Dillman (1892 - 1964)*
  Floy Eleanor Young Allen (1899 - 1956)
*Calculated relationship
Chariton Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section N Row 22 S-N Grave 20
Created by: Skip
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67670726
Floy Eleanor <i>Young</i> Allen
Added by: Skip
Floy Eleanor <i>Young</i> Allen
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In Loving Memory
 Added: Sep. 15, 2016

- Skip
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014

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