WILLIAM H. ALLEE DIES IN DAUGHTER'S HOME
William H. Allee, 70, a retired steam shovel engineer, died at 4 pm yesterday in the home of a daughter, Miss Wilma Allee, 570 W. Prairie Ave, where he made his home.
Mr. Allee came here three years ago from East St. Louis and had been in failing health for about six months. He had been employed by the Marion O. Steam Shovel Company.
He was born in Lawrenceville on Dec 24, 1884 (*note-actually 1883), a son of Calvin and Martha Allee. He was married to Lena Mary Edwards, who died Aug 20, 1953.
Mr. Allee leaves a son, Calvin, Columbia, MO; 11 daughers, Miss Wilma Allee and Mrs. Lillian Pierce, both of Deactur, Mrs. Doris Oliver, Collinsville, Mrs. Martha Koudelka, Belleville, Mrs. Gloria Hensler, East St. Louis, Mrs. Jerry (Alma) Hoffman, Chicago, Mrs. Betty Okertich, Mrs. Moneta Rankin and Miss Jean Allee, all of St. Louis, Mrs. James Adams, Plainview, Long Island and Mrs. Glenn Miles, Greenville.
He also leave two brothers, R.C., Flat Rock and T. C., Jaysonville, Inda; three sisters, Mrs. Estella Konton, Vincennes, Mrs. Inez Lackey, Gary (IN) and Mrs. Lela Lutrick, Flat Rock, and 14 grandchildren.
The body will be taken from J.J. Moran & Sons Funeral Home to the Kassly Funeral Home in East St. Louis for services and burial. vjm
Source: The Decatur Review - June 17, 1954
Lela M Allee Miles
William Henry Allee
Robert Franklin Allee
Lillian Alois Allee Pierce
Calvin E Allee
Wilma E Allee
Mary Christine Allee Adams
Iva Doris Allee Oliver
Martha F Allee Koudelka
Theresa Marie Allee Hoffman
Betty June Allee Okertich
Moneta E Allee Rankin
Gloria J A Allee Hensler
Frieda Jean Allee Whiteside
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