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Leighton E Allen

Putney, Windham County, Vermont, USA
Death 13 Nov 2011 (aged 75)
Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont, USA
Burial Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 100641754 · View Source
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SPRINGFIELD - Leighton E. Allen, 75, of Springfield, died early Sunday morning, November 13, 2011, at his home, surrounded by family, after a long bout with liver cancer.

He was born in Putney, Vermont, on January 3, 1936, the son of Darius and Marion Allen.

He graduated from Vermont Academy in 1954, and married his wife, Joanne (Booth) Allen of Springfield, in 1955.

He retired from Fellows Corp. after 38 years of employment.

Leighton was a loving husband, father and grandfather, who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He was survived by his wife, Joanne Allen, son John Allen, daughter Heather Allen, and three grandchildren, Corey Allen, Kelsey Allen and Molly McAllister, all of Springfield. He was predeceased by his sister, Shirley Muzzey, twin brother Lawrence and younger brother Donald.

There will be a graveside service in Oakland Cemetery in Springfield on Saturday, November 19, at 1:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Visiting Nurse and Hospice, 1 Hospital Court, Bellows Falls, VT 05101; or Springfield Humane Society, 401 Skitchewaug Trail, Springfield, VT 05156.

Published in Rutland Herald on November 17, 2011

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  • Created by: Debby (Patt) Margiotta
  • Added: 13 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100641754
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leighton E Allen (3 Jan 1936–13 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100641754, citing Oakland Cemetery, Springfield, Windsor County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Debby (Patt) Margiotta (contributor 47033927) .