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Willard Orville "Chief" Allen
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1915
Adrian
Bates County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1984
Overland Park
Johnson County
Kansas, USA

Willard Orville (Chief) Allen of Amoret, 69, was born Oct. 25, 1915, at Adrian, Mo. to William and Georgia Ingram Allen.

He died Dec. 31, 1984, at the Heritage House Nursing Center in Overland Park, Kansas.

Willard had lived in the area about 25 years, making his home with Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hutchinson near Amoret, the past 8 years. He had served his country during WWII in the United States Navy.

He leaves a son, Floyd Eugene Allen of Pasco, Wash.; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four brothers, James Norvell of Great Bent, Kan.; David Norvell of Tulsa, Okla., Jim Allen of Memphis, Tenn., and Carl Allen of Laverne, Okla.; and six sisters, Mrs. Ruth Schuster of Ellis, Kan., Mrs. Nadine Rielly of Stamford, Conn., Mrs. Virginia Houser of Stamford, Conn., Mrs. Mary Mangels of Amoret, Mo., Mrs. Shirley Coakley of Harrisonville, MO., and Mrs. Mary Boyce of Urich, Mo.; and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside funeral services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 3, in the Benjamin Cemetery with Rev. Gale Mack officiating. Arrangements were by Mangold Funeral Home, Amsterdam. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Allen (1889 - 1958)
  Georgia Lee Frye Ingram (1897 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Willard Orville Allen (1915 - 1984)
  Ruth Wilma Allen Schuster (1917 - 1996)*
  James Alfred Norvell (1922 - 2014)**
  Mary Marie Allen Boyce (1926 - 2012)**
  Mary Marie Allen Boyce (1926 - 2012)**
  Carlos Orland Allen (1929 - 2012)**
  David Aaron Norvell (1931 - 2015)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Benjamin Cemetery
Amoret
Bates County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Wanda Reece
Record added: Oct 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60277614
Willard Orville Chief Allen
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Willard Orville Chief Allen
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