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Vera Kelsey Allen
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Birth: Dec. 29, 1924
Shelley
Bingham County
Idaho, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 2008
Taylorsville
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed away peacefully at her home on September 13, 2008. She resided at 2018 West Champagne Circle (5280 South) in Taylorsville, Utah at the time of her death.


Vera was born December 29, 1924 to Earl and Emily Kelsey in Shelley, Idaho. She was married to Louis Max Allen on August 16, 1946 in Pocatello, Idaho. They moved to Utah to raise their family in 1953. Max preceded her in death in 1972. Vera started her working career right out of high school working for the railroad then to California during World War II in an airplane factory. She continued as a valuable employee for several Utah companies until retiring from Motor Cargo at the age of 65. She was an avid reader who especially enjoyed mysteries. Vera was a kind and thoughtful person who loved and was loved by her family who she always put ahead of her own needs and wants. She will be greatly missed.


Vera is survived by her sons Steven (Karen) Allen and David (Connie) Allen both of Salt Lake, sisters Marcene (Lyle) Thacker of Orem and Naoma Bullington of California, seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.


A viewing will be held on Thursday, September 18th at 10 a.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, 4335 West 4100 South, followed by Graveside Services at 11 a.m. at Valley View Memorial Park, 4400 West 4100 South.
Published in the Deseret News from 9/16/2008 - 9/17/2008. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Louis Max Allen (1916 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley View Memorial Park
West Valley City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: Garden of Deseret
 
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Sep 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29831529
Vera <i>Kelsey</i> Allen
Added by: Ryan D. Curtis
 
Vera <i>Kelsey</i> Allen
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Vera <i>Kelsey</i> Allen
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- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Sep. 16, 2008
 
 
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