|Birth: ||Nov. 2, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 10, 1998|
Davenport - Services for Thelma R. Allen, of Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Monday at National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. There will be no visitation. Cunnick-Collins Mortuary and Cremation Service, Davenport, is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Allen died Thursday, Dec. 10, 1998, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport.
She retired in 1974 after working for many years as a nurses aide at the former Mercy Hospital, Davenport. She also had worked for the federal government and as a school matron.
Thelma Gash was born Nov. 2, 1919, in Galesburg, Ill. She married LeRoy Allen in 1939 in Davenport. He died in 1981. Memorials may be made to the family.
Survivors include daughters, Thelma Allen, Nancy McDowell, Amie Denson, all of Davenport, Dianna Johnson, Tampa, Fla., and Wenonah Allen, Battle Creek, Mich.; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; a sister, Guyomia Paige, Galesburg; and a brother, Tony Gash, Galesburg.
(Quad-City Times, Dec. 13, 1998)
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island County
Plot: N - 85
Maintained by: Paul Mack
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
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