Mary Jean <I>Benson</I> Allen

Mary Jean Benson Allen

Death 30 Oct 2017 (aged 87)
Burial Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 190352570 · View Source
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1930 ~ 2017
Mary Jean Benson Allen passed away on October 30, 2017 of causes incident to her advanced age. She was born on March 1, 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Nels Rutger Benson and Viola Roundy Benson. At her passing she was their last surviving child.
She married Carl Franklin Allen in Logan, Utah on June 30, 1952. They were married 65 years and together had seven children, 16 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and two great, great grandchildren. Her family currently spans the nation from the Pacific Coast to the Missouri River.
She loved her family, literary classics, and knitting, and proudly sold Avon for many years. We will always remember how much joy some very simple things could bring her.
The family wishes to extend their deepest gratitude to the caring professionals of the ICU, Jordan Valley Hospital-West.
A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

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  • Maintained by: Brandy Coleman
  • Originally Created by: Richard Carlsen
  • Added: 5 Jun 2018
  • Find a Grave Memorial 190352570
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Jean Benson Allen (1 Mar 1930–30 Oct 2017), Find a Grave Memorial no. 190352570, citing Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Brandy Coleman (contributor 48273909) .